Posts tagged “Chatbots”

  Diagram of chatbot tasks

Task-oriented chatbots at WayBlazer

At WayBlazer, we’re using AI-based chatbots in a couple of scenarios. We use a task-oriented chatbot to help users focus on booking a hotel/flight or finding a spot in the world to vacation next. These chatbots are not general knowledge chatbots that…

Carter Brooking
Sr. Software Engineer
Chao Pan
Sr. Machine Learning Engineer
  Chatbot on a mobile device

How WayBlazer's Dynamic Personalization Drives Results for Travel Companies

Finding one or two core objectives to pursue is good practice for any company. The best core objectives have a long horizon — ie, things that will be true for that company well into the future. At WayBlazer, one of our core objectives is to create th…

Scott Goldberg
VP of Business Development & Marketing
  Cover of magazine with title 'Amazing Artificial Intelligence Simulation'

Chatbots are 50 years old, so why do they Only Matter Now?

1966—the year programmers first created the technology that would become today’s chatbots. Her name was Eliza, and she mimicked human conversation. The first real attempt at using an AI-based bot, however, was in 1988 with Jabberwocky. Siri came alon…

The Intersection of AI and Travel