Google will let you turn yourself into a bot, company exec says

The future, apparently, will be ruled by imaginary friends — “chat bots” that lack physical form but can do everything from ordering the perfect pair of shoes to comforting us in times of trial. We will interact with these bots via voice and by text, and their artificial intelligence (AI) and comprehensive knowledge about everything we do will give them the power to know us better than we know ourselves. Who better to develop the best imaginary friend than Google, world leader in AI and keeper of a bottomless wealth of information about each of us? If you want a chat bot that can speak to your soul while fulfilling your needs before you know you have them, Google is the tech behemoth for you. And the company this year will let a chat bot loose…


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