Often, chat bot appears online and in instant messenger programs such as Windows Live Messenger, AOL Instant Messenger or Google Talk, where a chat bot is part of the buddy, contact or follow list of the human user. Usually, chat bot has human name such as Tim, Anna or Alex. The word robot first appeared in 1920 in the Karel Capek’s play “RUR” (“Rossum’s Universal Robots”) and since then this play popularized the word invented by playwright’s brother. The modern use of the word bot has curious affinities with earlier uses, e.g.
The article How to Create a Chat Bot for Yahoo Messenger written by Chelsea Hoffman, explains how quick and easy it is to create a Chat bot responder containing unique and accurate responses to general phrases, words and questions that are used in Yahoo messenger.
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Our research tab contains lots of papers on chat bots, 1,166 journals on chat bots and 387 books on chat bots. AIML, Artificial Intelligence Markup Language developed by Richard Wallace, constitutes an open standard for creating your own chat bot. is nowadays available on i Phone, and 2 times Loebner Prize contest winner Cleverbot is also available on i Phone and i Pad.The method of minting new slang by clipping the heads off respectable words does not seem to be old or widespread in English.Examples: za from pizza, zels from pretzels, rents from parents, are American English student or teen slang and seem to date back no further than late 1960s., a computer program that simulates human conversation, or chat, through artificial intelligence engine.Typically, a chat bot communicates with a real person, but applications are being developed in which two chat bots can communicate with each other.