Twitter botnet quotes 'Star Wars' from the middle of the sea
350,000 fake, Windows Phone-using accounts show the challenges of bot detection.
President Obama signs nationwide ticket-bot ban into law
The bill aims to ensure equal access to popular events for the general public.
Twitter bots were rampant during the US election
The findings suggest that automated pro-Trump tweets were especially common.
'White' Twitter bots can help curb racism
A study shows that social pressure curbs harassment, but only from white, popular users.
Yahoo brings all its bots together in one app
Because your life is better with virtual assistants in it.
IBM's Watson is lending its smarts to Slack and its chat bot
More sassy quips, more useful.
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White House encourages local governments to embrace chatbots
The Obama administration made the code for its Facebook bot open-source for anyone to use.
Learn a new language with Duolingo's chatbots
AI conversations help you learn French, German and Spanish.