Facebook Launches Messenger Platform for Businesses to Build Artificially Intelligent Chat Bots

Get ready to make friends with a bunch of chat bots.Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Messenger Platform at the start of the company’s annual F8 developer’s conference today in San Francisco. The new service is a framework powered by artificial intelligence, allowing developers to build chat bots that can communicate one on one with users in a conversational tone. The more use, the more personalized a bot can be in serving a user.It’s a tantalizing thought: Log onto Facebook, order a pizza from a chat bot, ask another to look for vacation packages while sending a bouquet of flowers from a third without ever leaving the social network.”You probably interact with dozens of businesses every day … but I’ve never met anyone who likes calling a business and no one…


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