" 10th February 2011 "You can actually have a conversation with a machine. We are arguing with our friends if it's a person or not..
Thank you very much : D" 27th November 2010 "Is Cleverbot a person?
It explores the details of internet-linked devices that transmit real physical contact. He is the only person to win the Loebner prize – an annual competition to determine which chat software is the most realistic – in two separate decades, first in 1997 and again in 2009., that he first became interested in the subject.
Specifically, he read a quote from a 1984 book by Sherry Turkle, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
On i OS, extras are available at a small cost for Cleverlips! On Android, standard voice tech at no extra cost, thanks to Google. See Cleverbot HD app for i Pad and emotional avatar.
The app uses artificial intelligence to learn from all of the conversations it has had with users.
But this learning method allows bullies to teach it respond with insults and foul language.
Sim Simi learns from all of the conversations it has had with users.
Bullies can use this learning method to program the app with abusive responses. Sim Simi is a chatbot that can be taught to respond to questions and has proven particularly popular among school children.