These APIs are little pieces of pre-packaged intelligence that will give your newly born bots the ability to understand humans and their language.
A well-trained in romance chat bot might be all you need on that day (and possibly beyond).
Personal and Professional applications for such uses as Customer Service Agents and On-Line Assistance.
Have a Web Site that you want to have a Voice Interactive Agent deal with your On-Line presence?
Turing was also a founding father of modern cognitive science, theorizing that the cortex at birth is an "unorganized machine" which through "training" becomes organized "into a universal machine or something like it." He went on to develop the use of computers to model biological growth, launching the discipline now referred to as Artificial Life.
Microsoft wants everyone to develop their own bots.
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We can take it as a matter of fact that the movies ‘Her’ (2013) and ‘Ex Machina’ (2015) set the expectations of how a full-fledged AI romantic-oriented bot should converse… Futurist and AI thought leader Ray Kurzweil suggests that this level of conversational interaction is plausible by 2029.
The idea seems scary and the company knows it too, but it envisions a future that is not about “man versus machine,” but “man with machines.” Today at the Build 2016, Microsoft’s chief Satya Nadella said that the bots are like applications that you converse with.
Last week, the company had to pull down its Twitter chatbot Tay after Twitter users taught it to be racist and sexist in just a few days.
With this framework, anyone can create a chatbot of their own that they or their customers can chat with, replacing the standard user interfaces.
A series of API tools called “cognitive microservices” will be released to developers, including tools for trainable speech-to-text processing.