Of course, it's still early days yet for Microsoft's AI strategy and we get the feeling that future bots will be a lot more intelligent.Plus once Cortana is integrated, it'll begin to feel a lot more natural. You can try this out for yourself if you download the latest Skype update for Windows, Android and i OS. Cortana also acts as an agent, making all sorts of reservations with businesses.
Hi Popa, I’m REALLY waiting for the breakthrough of adult chatbots.
I believe they could lead a way for ‘professional’ (i.e.
The way you add a bot is the same way you'd add a contact; indeed, the Add Contact screen in Skype now has two categories: People and Bots.
As of right now, the only Bots available to add on Skype are Bing Music, Bing News, Bing Images, Getty Images and Build Bot (which is mostly centered around the Build conference).
What the company still hasn't shown is how the person wearing the headset is being seen by the three-person family on the other end of that call.
Earlier today, Microsoft announced that it would be integrating chat bots into Skype, thus allowing you to have quick conversations with a variety of businesses and services.A "Hi" in Bing News brought up articles with the word "Hi" in it. " it responded with different lunch hours instead of what was on the menu. You might ask around or try this thing called the internet." Cheeky.Asking the Build Bot to tell me a joke just prompted it to say: "Sorry Nicole, I'm a BOT with a specific purpose... In short, having a conversation with these chat bots feels a little like talking to a search engine, not a person.Which makes sense because these chat bots are all single-purpose, but it does show that they have their limits.If you're looking for a more complicated answer, it's probably easier to just make a call or look up your answer on Google (or Bing, naturally).They're mostly in Preview mode at the moment (in other words, they're still sort of in beta), but they do appear to be functional.