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Chat bot appears on many other platforms as well, such as social networks (e.g. “parasitical worm or maggot” (1520s), of unknown origin; and Australian-New Zealand slang “worthless, troublesome person” (World War I -era).
E., brought to artificial life in 1995 by Richard Wallace. To find a solution for that question they gathered programmers answers and posted this article How to program a simple chat bot AI?
Stack Overflow Q&A site also tried to answer a question: how to realize one-on-one conversation between a human and a chat bot?
So we’ll see more of them (and probably more “infrastructure” services to build them without reinventing the wheel).
The real question is whether they will keep being features / “nice to have” services or if they will give birth to real stand alone products / businesses.
I guess it will take many failures to figure this out.
Join the web Turing Contest and vote for which chatterbot you think is truly the most intellectually advanced.
After I wrote this piece about Slackbots I got to interact with several people who are currently building chat bots or are thinking about it.
Since the majority of these discussions were around the same topics here is a summary.