Simply add the bot to your email thread, and it will take over back-and-forth conversation needed to schedule a meeting, alert you once it’s been arranged and add it to your calendar.As bot technology improves, the thinking is that bots will be able to automate all kinds of things; perhaps even something as complex as your taxes.It has already started testing a virtual assistant bot called “M,” but the product is only available for a few people and still primarily powered by humans.
This includes one bot to send people Vine videos and another for getting makeup suggestions from Sephora.
Is a fake conversation better than just clicking buttons?
Some bots are used to handle a variety of customer service requests, which would normally require a telephone call to a human agent.
Chatbots already exist in many of the places where you communicate, primarily messaging apps, which lend themselves to a conversational interface.
There are bots in Slack, the business-focused messaging service, many of which aim to help with work-related tasks like expenses or to-do lists.