How to build a chatbot interface

In the mid-2000s, virtual agents and customer service chatbots received a lot of adulation, even though they were not very conversational, and under the hood they were merely composed of data exchanges with web servers. 

Nowadays, even though a huge number of examples of ‘weak AI’ exist (including Siri, Alexa, web search engines, automated translators and facial recognition) and other topics such as responsive web design are hogging the limelight, chatbots are still causing a stir. With major investment from big companies, there remain plenty of opportunities to hack the conversational interfaces of the future.

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Luis Rodriguez
Luis Rodriguez is a UX designer and UI developer and the co-founder of Teknolog IO. He always endeavours to be involved in meaningful projects that have a global reach, whether they are in IoT, design or education.