What Is The Best Type of User Interface? We are surrounded by technology. As we spend more and more time with computers and smart devices, how we interact with them is a growing field of study. In the talent development industry, the topic of how users interface with learning
What Can I (and Can't I) Do With A Chatbot? How To Use Chatbots Over the course of the Chatterbots blog series, we’ve talked about the history of chatbots, what they are, and how chatbots might develop in the future. We’ve also discussed natural language processing and artificial
What is Natural Language Processing? Humans verbally communicate with each other using natural language, such as English, French, Chinese etc. Any language that is native to humans is considered to be natural. Natural Language Processing or NLP is a field of study that falls under the larger umbrella
Defining artificial intelligence is like trying to hit a moving target. It depends on when you ask and who you ask. It seems as though the more you search, the more definitions of artificial intelligence you find. Early computer scientists answered the question of artificial intelligence with theories.
The Future of Chatbots Chatbot technology has developed rapidly in the last five to ten years. The value and use of chatbots has been well proven in mainstream cases, as well as in many other surprising ways. As the usage and implementation of chatbots around the world continues to
The Hype Cycle and Chatbots Technology moves at a rapid pace. We live in a world where change is constant. However, not all change is necessarily productive. Most meaningful changes in technology undergo a process of iterative development. How can you tell when new tech is actually valuable
Chatbots, A History In April 2016 at Facebook’s F8 conference 1-800-Flowers announced Gwyn, their Facebook Messenger chatbot. Gwyn is a “personal gift concierge” that enables users to search, select and order the perfect flower arrangement. Shoppers can, as Mark Zuckerberg put it, order from 1-800-Flowers, without ever having to
What is a chatbot? Chatbots are all around us. Even if you haven't interacted with one directly, odds are good you've heard stories about well known chatbots like Alexa, Siri, or Google Assistant misinterpreting commands that leave users helpless and humored. But our chatbot usage goes much deeper than