Tag Archives: machine learning

Messaging Bots May Soon Invade Your Inbox

If messaging software startups like Slack and Kore have their way, bots will become far more common in the not-so-distant future for organizing and prioritizing workplace communications. Only the messages won’t just come from other humans–they’ll be generated by software applications and Internet-connected machines that need to share important updates. Chat “bots,” simple apps programmed…

http://fortune.com/2016/03/29/messaging-bots-slack-kore/

Facebook Wants to Be Cooler Than the Dictionary

It’s hard to keep up when you don’t understand the latest terms. But Facebook is developing a new technology that could learn new slang and buzzwords from the coolest of the cool kids: Facebook users. The company was just awarded a patent for developing a “social glossary.” The patent was granted in February, as Business…

http://fortune.com/2016/03/09/facebook-social-glossary-patent/