Questions tagged [chat-bots]

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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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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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Are there any approaches other than deep learning to deal with unexpected questions in a question answering system?

I'm working on a question answering bot as my graduation project. The main concept is having a text file with many sentences, and building a question answering bot which answers a user's question ...
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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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NLP annotation tool online and other tools to compare performances of different NLP algorithms

I do text annotations (POS tagging, NER, chunking, synset) by using a specific annotation tool for Natural Language Processing. I would like to make the same annotations on different tools to compare ...
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What technology do people use to create bots for games like LOL or Runescape?

I was curious about how people make AI to play games. Does anyone know of the AI used to play these games? What allows the AI to see/click the screen in real-time? Even just direction on what ...
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How can I create a chatbot application where the user can create its own bot?

I am trying to create a chatbot application where the user can create its own bot, like Botengine. After going through google, I saw I need some NLP API to process the user's query. As per wit.ai ...
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What is the underlying model of IBM Watson Assistant and Microsoft LUIS?

As I stated in my question, I would like to know the underlying pipeline and machine learning models that are used to classify intents and identify entities in IBM Watson Assistant and Microsoft LUIS ...
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How can I use Flask to integrate a chatbot created with TensorFlow into a website?

I have recently started developing a chatbot with TensorFlow. I already have a model that receives a question and outputs an answer. But how do I use Flask to integrate my Tensorflow chatbot model ...
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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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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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Is there a service that can search for answers to general questions?

I was looking for an API service where I can ask it a general question (for example, when was Einstein born?) and retrieve an answer from the web. Is there any available service to do that? Have ...
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How can we log user-bot conversations using the Microsoft Bot Framework?

I am starting to create my first bot with Microsoft Bot Framework with the help of Azure, initially I want to know where all the conversations the user has with the bot are stored, so then get a log ...
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How do I create a chatbot using tensorflow or pytorch using like the one defined in dialogflow?

How do I create a chatbot using TensorFlow or PyTorch using like the one defined in DialogFlow? What are the best datasets that I can use so to create my own personal assistant like google assistant? ...
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Chatbot using Machine Learning vs Programming

I am currently building a chatbot. What I have done so far is, collected possible questions/training data/files and created a model out of it using Apache OpenNLP; the model is able to predict all the ...
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How can I keep context in my chatbot

I have created a chatbot by Keras based on movie dialog. I used RNN more specifically GRU . My bot can reply well. But the problem is , it can't hold the context . As an example if I say ...
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Was the corruption of Microsoft's “Tay” chatbot an example of catastrophic forgetting?

Tay was a chatbot, who learned from Twitter users. Microsoft's AI fam from the internet that's got zero chill. The more you talk the smarter Tay gets. — Twitter tagline. Microsoft trained the AI ...
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Is a Q&A web application content good to be used to train a closed domain chat-bot?

Background I am currently trying to implement Stack Overflow for Teams where I work and this should cover Q & As about various topics from administrative / HR to internal programming questions. ...
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Open source IBM Watson-like chatbot suitable for academic usage? [closed]

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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How could a chat bot 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 could a bot learn a new greeting or a synonym for a word it ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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What was the first machine that was able to carry on a conversation?

What was the first AI that was able to carry on a conversation, with real responses, such as in the famous 'I am not a robot. I am a unicorn' case? A 'real response' constitutes a sort-of ...
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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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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 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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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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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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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 ...