6. Automating Interactions Via Chatbots and Voice Experiences

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Chat Bots as “Conversational Agents”: Explanation of what are chatbots, how do they work and how are they improving communication and companionship for so many diverse groups of users from healthcare of elderly, to medicine, to story plots, to navigation of the web. 10-4-17

Chatbots Magazine: Digital magazine and up to date shares relating to chatbots in our world.

Finally, a Machine That Can Finish Your Sentence: Completing someone else’s thought is not an easy trick for A.I. But new systems are starting to crack the code of natural language. 11-18-18

Using Chat Bots in the Banking Industry: 12 Opportunities and Challenges for 2017: Learn about what chat bots are and why they are important tools for the banking industry. 2017

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Ask My Class: Use this app with Alexa to find quick, guided activities for daily classroom use.

Chatbot and Avatar Collection: This website has a collection of chatbot and avatar sites.

Eliza the Chatterbot: This lesson plan introduces students to coding skills and computational thinking.

Google's Artificial Intelligence "Do-It-Yourself kit: This video provides an overview of an inexpensive kit students can use to learn about programming voice activated devices.

Snatchbot: Create a 'smart' chatbot for different online resources in different categories.