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Once developed, chatbot can “live” within multiple selected communication platforms such as Facebook Messenger, Slack or Skype – but these are “only” the communication channels where chatbot is available.
As for the Messenger platform, the bot is packed and distributed like any other Facebook application, and it also directly accesses a great deal of powerful Facebook functions, that are summarized in this video from the F8 conference…
Posted by Facebook for Developers on Thursday, April 20, 2017 You can distribute Chatbots to Facebook, Slack, Skype, Kik, Viber, Telegram, Discord, and We Chat.
All modern chat platforms run into bot “industry” so it is just a matter of time when bot implementation will be a defacto standard for any communication platform.
Pretty soon after Tay launched, people starting tweeting the bot with all sorts of misogynistic, racist, and Donald Trumpist remarks.
And Tay — being essentially a robot parrot with an internet connection — started repeating these sentiments back to users, proving correct that old programming adage: flaming garbage pile in, flaming garbage pile out.
It's a joke, obviously, but there are serious questions to answer, like how are we going to teach AI using public data without incorporating the worst traits of humanity?
Important: Each platform has its own rules about the conversation UX, so the developer needs to study the documentation well before building the whole system.
Facebook Developers page is a good example of such documentation.
Now, while these screenshots seem to show that Tay has assimilated the internet's worst tendencies into its personality, it's not quite as straightforward as that.
Searching through Tay's tweets (more than 96,000 of them!