In fact Prelude is so human like that you might bump into her avatars in Second Life and not even know.In 2005 Prelude won the prestigious chatterbox contest in the category of self-learning chatbot.This is a plot element in Bruce Sterling's brilliant "RU486?" a short story collected in Globalhead -- feminist hackers finance their RU486-running operation with a phone-sex line staffed by automated chatterbots.and everyone knows the best place to talk to horny guys is on dalnet irc sex channels.
Persona Project - at Microsoft Research is developing the technologies required to produce conversational assistants --- lifelike animated characters that interact with a user in a natural spoken dialogue.
Facebook has spent a lot of time and money on pitching chatbots as the future of the internet.
And the app’s huge clout means that when Facebook talks about the internet, everyone who uses it should listen.
” questions by blending two images together to visualise an answer to your question.
So far, this is fairly limited to the “What if X was Y?