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Facebook suspended Israeli PM’s campaign chatbot for hate speech

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Social Media / Reuters Facebook has suspended a chatbot linked to the official account of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, after it posted a message that said Israel’s Arab politicians “want to destroy us all.” It appears that the chatbot — operated under the name of a campaign volunteer — […]

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I sexted with a robot, and so should you

Mashable Don’t worry: Slutbot won’t ask you for nudes. Image: juicebox By Jess Joho2019-04-09 16:00:00 UTC At first blush, getting horny with a bot over text doesn’t sound like the most intuitive way of spicing up your sex life. But online sex coaching app and SMS service Juicebox believes it can do just that for […]

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Nuance’s AI uses real interactions to make chat bots smarter

Engadget RSS Feed NicoElNino via Getty Images Many high profile brands and companies have a customer service chat bot function on their website. Indeed, some research suggests that by 2020 conversational AI will be the main go-to for customer support in large organizations. But as the current technology stands, it’s only as effective as the […]

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Planned Parenthood’s sexual health chatbot will answer teens’ burning questions

Mashable Image: planned parenthood By Victoria Rodriguez2019-01-24 22:34:04 UTC Planned Parenthood’s Roo isn’t a regular chatbot, its a cool chatbot — designed to answer young people’s sexual health questions 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  The nonprofit organization teamed up with experts at the digital product agency Work & Co to develop the […]

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Microsoft buys chatbot company to juice its AI projects

Engadget RSS Feed Funtap via Getty Images Research company Gartner believes that by 2020, conversational AI — or chat bots — will be the predominant go-to for customer support in large organizations. So if you’ve got a question or a problem, chances are you’ll be talking to a computer about it. Tech companies will need […]

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