• How to make a music chatbot without the gimmicks

    GUEST: Every weekend new bots are emerging, particularly in the entertainment arena. Built in a weekend and released to the world, they're usually either purely meant to be funny or are solving a “problem” no one really has. After the initial influx of users from PR, retention drops off a cliff and they fade into obscurity. This has led to many arguing that bots are gimmicky and useless, just another fad that will be gone within six months.
    But can you really deny that messaging has the potential to bring personal and relevant experiences to people? Messaging apps are now more popular than...


    2 days ago - Venture Beat