According to Bloomberg, the industry of bots in the economy is developing faster than the development of the application industry in its time. We picked up for you bots from Facebook Messenger text and video chat, which by their functions quite successfully replace similar applications.
About a year ago at the Facebook F8 conference, company representatives first announced the launch of bots for the Facebook Messenger application. The functionality of bots for instant messengers only grows, as well as their number. So, according to Bloomberg, the industry of bots in the economy is developing faster than the development of the application industry in its time. We picked up for you bots from Facebook Messenger, which by their functions quite successfully replace similar applications.
Healthtap.com is a medical service that allows patients to receive answers to health-related questions from more than 100,000 US doctors. Bot HealthTap can handle matters containing no more than 200 characters, and display the answers of doctors on the relevant topic.
Another bot for health-conscious – HealthyBot. Every morning he sends advice to the user about a healthy lifestyle, including recommendations and useful facts about nutrition, fitness, awareness, as well as writing from blogs on the topic of maintaining health.
The bots also have their biggest bots: the Wall Street Journal can display the latest popular articles, search for news about a specific company and send a morning digest of financial news. A similar bot has a CNN bot. In the Facebook messenger, you can read and TechCrunch. Their AI-bot not only can show the headlines of articles and send the collection once a day, but also subscribe to a specific topic, the author, and also answer questions from the user.
Find airfares and hotels will help bots KAYAK and Skyscanner. Boat Skyscanner can only search for air tickets, but at the same time for the user search for cheap weekend trips and travel tips (compare prices, the best time and the day of the week for travel). Also, the Skyscanner bot shows prices in rubles, not in dollars, which makes it more convenient to use.
Bot Dinner Ideas is designed to find recipes: both by the name of the dish, and by the list of ingredients. Also, he can send one excellent recipe daily or weekly to your messenger. Even though the interface of the bot is English-speaking.
Search for recipes and answers to frequently asked questions is taken by a bot shop chain of organic products Whole Foods. In addition to the usual search for the name of the dish, the user can find recipes by type of meal and filter the results using settings for national cuisines and special diets.
If you often wonder WTF Is That – why you need things around you – then this bot will be useful to you. WTF Is That can detail what is depicted in the photo: from the car model to the breed of cats and dogs.
Hi, Poncho is an excellent and dull bot that shows the weather forecast in a convenient format of pictures. In addition to the standard subscription for the estimates, Poncho sends urgent storm warnings, answers user questions and knows how to play games and maintain a conversation.
Qwazou will help you understand all the variety of bots in Messenger and find the ones you need. In the chat, you can search by topic, as well as watch the ratings of the best and lists of new bots.
Point – a bank for entrepreneurs, part of the “Discovery” group. The company’s bot is still limited in functionality: it helps the user to find where to withdraw money and replenish the account and also redirects requests to the support service.