If we weren't able to talk to each other, we'd struggle to get by in life.
Whether it be through written or spoken mediums, communication lets us make our thoughts and feelings known, whatever the context.
For example, it could be that a company uses them for customer service functions, letting you sort out problems you have with a product or service quickly and easily - without having to speak to a human being.
They can also be used for acquiring information such as weather or news updates.
But the art of chatting is taking a very different direction and is entering the 21st century through the rise of the chatbot.
It's likely that you've come across the term chatbot, but the nuances of the concept are less well known. A chatbot (also known as a chatterbot or talkbot) is a form of computer program that uses artificial intelligence to conduct conversation through auditory or textual means.
Are you interested in how virtual assistant technology works?
If you answered yes, Co-authors Michael Mc Tear (University of Ulster) and Zoraida Callejas (University of Granada) have written an excellent new book, Voice Application Development for Android that is just for you.
As the book is concerned with Android development, many of the technologies discussed in detail are Google products.View and download conversation logs to use during bot development.Then, integrate your bot into applications using AIaa S. Xaiml stands for e Xtended Artificial Intelligence Markup Language and was first made August 31, 2012 by Devyn Collier Johnson, NCLA, Linux , LPIC-1, DCTS. Answers are stored in a simple file in the same directory. Mirror: https://sourceforge.net/projects/neobot/ Team: Devyn Collier Johnson from the USA; Vladi Sebo from Slovakia Neo's development started March 30, 2012 by Devyn Collier Johnson, NCLA, Linux , LPIC-1, DCTS. It can handle the Loebner protocol and I entered it in the 2015 Loebner years competition.