|Description||virtual personal assistant|
|Angel, 3/2013 ||$1.6M|
Sherpa is a speech and text enabled intelligent personal assistant platform which works as an application for Android.
Sherpa uses Speech recognition and text natural language user interface to allow anyone to get information, buy products or services, and interact with digital services using completely natural interface.
With Sherpa, user data is stored in the cloud so any user can access the personalized settings of their virtual assistant from any device. Sherpa carries state and data and preferences, such as name, address, Paypal account, etc., from one device to the next, enabling a seamless user experience across devices and from session to session.
Profile The company was founded by Xabier Uribe-Etxebarria that has an extensive background in natural language processing and semantic technologies. Headquarters are located in Bilbao, Baque Country, Spain and additional offices have opened in Redwood City, California.