There are always key trends that take over the tech industry. Whether they’re gimmicky or genuinely have a bright future, everyone plays some degree of attention to them. In 2016, the chatbot has been generating talk and headlines right around the world.
Originally created in the the 90s by tech entrepreneur and founder of Lycos Michael Loren Mauldin, a chatbot is an artificial intelligence-based computer program that can talk like humans, whether through audio or text. The key idea is that it replicates the way humans communicate in a wide range of real-life contexts. Read more