Chatbots are on the rise. Startups are building chatbots, platforms, APIs, tools, analytics. Microsoft, Google, Facebook introduce tools and frameworks, and build smart assistants on top of these frameworks. Multiple blogs, magazines, podcasts report on news in this industry, and chatbot developers gather on meetups and conferences.
I have been working on chatbot software for a while, and I have been looking on what is going on in the industry. See my previous posts:
- RE-WORK Virtual Assistant Summit Notes
- 2016 is The Year of Chat Bots
- Character-level Convolutional Networks for Text Classification
In this article, I will dive into architecture of chatbots.