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Shopify (an online commerce site) and CNN are already partnered with the new chat bot app.
Mark Zuckerberg spoke about the bots during the Facebook annual developer conference in San Francisco, stating: 'You’ll never have to call 1-800-flowers again,' illustrating how technology, Facebook in particular, is fast growing into a one-size-fits-all shop.
Facebook's aim is to create one-on-one conversations between their users and companies, to expand it’s reach in customer service. The chatbots will serve as robotic customer service reps, with weather updates, news and retail company services.
Essentially anything that can help users carry out every day tasks, such as online purchases and mundane things like booking that cinema ticket you can’t be bothered to do on your lunch break.
Facebook's Artificial Intelligence Researchers were teaching chatbots to make deals with one another using human language when they were left unsupervised and developed their own machine language spontaneously (stock image)Scientists and tech luminaries including Bill Gates have said that AI could lead to unforeseen consequences.
In 2014 Professor Stephen Hawking warned that AI could mean the end of the human race.
He said: ‘It would take off on its own and re-design itself at an ever increasing rate.‘Humans, who are limited by slow biological evolution, couldn’t compete, and would be superseded.’Billionaire inventor Elon Musk said last month: ‘I keep sounding the alarm bell, but until people see robots going down the street killing people, they don’t know how to react, because it seems too ethereal.’ The bots were attempting to imitate human speech when they developed their own machine language spontaneously - at which point Facebook decided to shut them down.
All you have to do is click here and type out your message, and the bot replies instantly.
(You could also like the bot on Facebook.)Your conversations with “Christian” will be entertaining and, honestly, feel weirdly realistic.