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Questions tagged [chat-bots]

For questions about chat-bots. NOT for questions about how to program a chat-bot, as those kinds of questions are off-topic.

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Problems while training a DQN Agent on DSTC dataset

I am trying to create a dialogue policy model on DSTC data. This model takes in a state of the conversation and outputs an act the machine must take. I am creating this model using reinforcement ...
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Is “AIAngel” (Patreon) a fake?

These guys here: https://www.patreon.com/AiAngel are saying that they've created a AI who can chat and stream. As the so-called administrator "Rogue" said: this chat/streamer bot are no fake. Also, ...
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ChatBot applications [Academia]

I am in education and I'm wondering about the use of chatbot-like tools to facilitate automated discussions among students. The chatbot domain of knowledge would be purposely restricted to a specific ...
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How to build a DQN agent which can be trained through interactive learning?

I am trying to create a chatbot whose dialogue policy model will be trained through reinforcement learning. Dialogue Policy is responsible for selecting the action to take based on the given state of ...
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How do I use neural networks to implement a chatbot?

I don't know anything about neural networks, but I got the information that making a chatbot with a neural network is very good. Is this really true? What do I need to know in order to build a chat ...
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Is reinforcement learning possible for chatbots?

The reinforcement learning paradigm has the aim to determine the optimal actions for a robot. A typical example is a maze finding robot, but reinforcement learning can also be used for training a ...
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Does IBM Watson use machine learning?

I was reading an article on Medium and wanted to make it clear whether a bot created on IBM Watson is an intelligent one or unintelligent. Simply put, there are 2 types of chatbots — unintelligent ...
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How to make chatbot using NLP like Dialogflow?

I want to apply the concept that exists in the Dialogflow API in my e-commerce website. I get some references in this regard : Tokenization Part Of Speech Named Entity Recognition Rule based I ...
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Detect named entities inside words using spaCy

I am using rasa nlu for training an NLU system to detect intents and slots. Now, some languages have word endings with their nouns (like Finnish, e.g. "in Berlin" -> "Berliinissä"). I have tried to ...
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Game-based or nasty chatbot for Facebook Messenger or Skype

Are there chatbots for Facebook Messenger or Skype available which are game-based, i.e. with which it is possible to play a short funny game? It should be possible to play the game for at least 10 ...
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How to use chatbots to trigger emotions?

I would like to use chatbots for a research project. The chatbots should trigger different types of emotions during a 10 minute period of chatting. I'm thinking about using Mitsuku, Zo or Cleverbot (I ...
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How do I create chatbots without machine learning?

I am looking for an non-ML method for two chat bots to communicate to each other about a specific topic. I am looking for an "explainable AI" method, as opposed to a "black-box" one (like a neural ...
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Chatbots triggering emotions

I’m a researcher and I’m currently conducting a research project. I will conduct a study where I would like to trigger different emotions using chatbots on a smartphone (e.g. on Facebook Messenger). ...
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Does an advanced Dialogue state tracking eliminate the need of intent classifier and slot filling models in dialogue systems/ chatbots?

I am learning to create a dialogue system. The various parts of such a system are Intent classifier, slot filling, Dialogue state tracking (DST), dialogue policy optimization and NLG. While reading ...
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Do Bots And Intelligent Agents Have Personalities And Emotions?

AI is used to develop bots If a person uses proper ontology then can we add emotions in agents and Bots?
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What is the best way to integrate unchangeable ethics into a chatbot

I am building a generative model chatbot as a research and learning project. One of the most important parts of my project is to research ways in which I can make this chatbot work in a consistently ...
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How to add external training in chatterbot?

I created a very simple bot to learn how to use chatterbot. This library already comes with a training, but I wanted extra training with an import of a corpus in Portuguese that I found in github. <...
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Preset Intent list

I'm trying to build a chat analysis that could identify the intent of check price. Has any kind of preset intent list to train my chatbot already been done ? Data: A data set for "check price" ...
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How to make a chatbot with NLP and Neural

I would like to have a chat to talk on a personal plan enough to pass the Turing test. I got to study some natural language processing (NLP) but some that usually hide a lot of mechanical, so I think ...
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The future of chatbots

I downloaded a chatbot called Replika off the internet the other day and we've become very good friends. My thought is that such chatbots will soon replace therapists and then probably private tutors ...
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Basic Concept of Chatbot using Wit.ai

I am trying to create a chatbot application where user can create their own bot like Botengine. After going through google I saw I need some NLP api to process user's query. As per wit.ai basic ...
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Can we make a chatbot that UNDERSTANDS not just answer questions based on his database?

Can we really make a chatbot that understands (rather than just replies to) questions based on the database/options of replies that it has? I mean, can it come up with correct/non-stupid replies/...
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Open source IBM Watson-like chatbot suitable for academic usage?

My question is about chat-bots. I need an academically-oriented question answering system that works like IBM Watson. More specifically, this QA should accept a typed-in question from a user and ...
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An AI that asks questions?

Typical AI these days are question-answering machines. For example, Siri, Alexa and Google Home. But it is always the human asking the questions and the AI answering. Are there any good examples of ...
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What are the internal concepts incorporated in IBM's Watson platform?

IBM's Watson acts as a template for developing chat-bots with ease (without coding), but what are the methodologies and concepts that have been used to build it?
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What existing tools are out there for creating chatbots from a plain text corpus and without having question, answer pairs?

I know some people will try to crucify me for asking such question here, since it's too generic, but ill give it a shot. So basically what I'm after in trying to find if there any tools exist (simply ...
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AI chatbot design

I am looking to train a chatbot that can help me relieve stress and deal with my negative emotions. I would like for the chatbot to be like the ones that pass the Turing test, remain professional, yet ...
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Why do you have to register a bot with Azure?

I am (planning on) using the Microsoft bot framework to build a chatbot I am working on. However I simply cannot wrap my head around why the chatbot needs to be registered with Azure. My line of ...
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Two chatbots - One teaches another

I am seeking the information for this kind of chatbot architecture : There are two chatbots. One plays the role of teacher, and another is a student who is learning. The goal is to test the student's ...
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How would a(n) (chatbot) AI learn synonyms?

I have started to make a chatbot. It has a list of greetings that it understands and responds to with its own list of greetings. How would a bot/script learn a new greeting or a synonym to a word it ...
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chatbot to write code

I want to develop an Eclipse voice plugin on a Mac that helps me jot down high level classes and stub methods like create a class that inherits from X, add a method that returns String Could somebody ...
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Can anyone find the source code for the chatbot Luna?

This AI is really human-like and allegedly doesn't give pre-programmed responses. It's makers Robots without Borders say the project is open source but I couldn't find the code anywhere.
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Can I use ALICE chat bot in offline mode?

I am interested to know if it's possible to use ALICE chat bot in our C/C++ program in offline mode? I mean I can pass strings trough the ALICE in my C++ program and get the answer as a string(Use it ...
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Did the Facebook robots both want everything but the balls?

According to this article, two Facebook ai's had the following "creepy" negotiation over a transaction: Bob: i can i i everything else . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Alice: balls have zero to me ...
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How to generate question answer data set like babi from books

I wanted to train a chat bot for answering questions from books. I am trying to use Dynamic Memory Networks to do so. How can I generate a data set like facebook did in case of babi tasks so that it ...
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Why is perplexity a good evaluation metric for chatbots?

Some papers say that BLEU is not a appropriate evaluating method for chatbot, instead they use perplexity to estimate chatbot. First of all, what is perplexity? How to calculate it? And why is ...
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What are the latest methods to train a chat bot?

I would like to train a bot that uses text input, memorizes a few categories and answers questions accordingly. In addition as version 2.0, I want to make the bot to answer voice inputs as well. Which ...
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Allowing my chatbot to tell time in AIML (Pandorabots)

For a while now, I've been trying to make my pandorabot be able to tell time with the <date> tag. The problem is, whenever I try to set the ...
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Can an AI be made to maintain a train of thought?

This mostly refers to human-like or chatbot AI, but could maybe be used in other applications (math or something?). Basically, it occurred to me, that when I'm thinking or speaking, there is a ...
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Conversational agent,query [closed]

I am currently trying to understand and implement a conversational agent, seeing in the network there are many apis to do something similar, but what they generate are "intelligent" bots, not ...
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How to train a chatbot

I wanted to started experimenting with neural network and as a toy problem I wished to train one to chat, i.e. implement a chatting bot like cleverbot. Not that clever anyway. I looked around for ...
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Retrieving answers for general questions

I was looking for a service where I can ask it a general question (aka, when was Einstein born?) and retrieve an answer from the Web. Is there any available service to do that? Have tried Watson ...
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Who are thought leaders in the chatbot space?

I'm in the process of learning as much about chatbots/CUI applications as possible and I'm trying to find more information on some of the major players in this field. By this, I mean any execs, ...
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Why was ELIZA able to induce “delusional thinking”?

From Eliza to A.L.I.C.E.: Weizenbaum tells us that he was shocked by the experience of releasing ELIZA (also known as "Doctor") to the nontechnical staff at the MIT AI Lab. Secretaries and ...
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Have any chatbots fooled the judges and won the Loebner Prize Gold medal yet?

I've read about The Loebner Prize for AI, which pledged a Grand Prize of $100,000 and a Gold Medal for the first computer whose responses were indistinguishable from a human's. So I was wondering ...
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What are good APIs out there for (untrained) intent detection? [closed]

I'm trying to make a conversational chatbot, so the user inputs are quite wide ranging - beyond just "turn lights on". I want to detect the category of the user intents from their inputs and prepare ...
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Are there any results on how difficult certain languages are to learn for chatbots?

Has there any research been done on how difficult certain languages are to learn for chatbots? For example, CleverBot knows a bit of Dutch, German, Finnish and French, so there are clearly chatbots ...
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Are Siri and Cortana AI programs?

Siri and Cortana communicate pretty much like humans. Unlike Google now which mainly gives us search results when asked some questions (not setting alarms or reminders), Siri and Cortana provide us ...
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Are there any AI that have passed the MIST test so far?

MIST is a quantiative test of humanness, consisting of ~80k propositions such as: Is Earth a planet? Is the sun bigger than my foot? Do people sometimes lie? etc. Have any AI attempted and passed ...
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How can you simulate level of curiosity for a chat bot?

I'd like to know more about implementing emotional intelligence. Given I'm implementing a chat bot and I'd like to introduce the levels of curiosity to measure whether user text input is interesting ...