Apps vs. Chatbots: The Fight for the Supply Chain Future

#Apps vs. #Chatbots: The Fight for the Supply Chain Future

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  • All of which is why the current tussle between apps and chatbots is so important to the supply chain.
  • Each Supply Chain Will Need Its Own App or Chatbot

    The internet has evolved into something which is primarily done on mobile.

  • The Shape of Things to Come

    When chatbot developers claim that their product “will completely kill” apps and mobile-friendly websites, they are not making their grand predictions objectively.

  • A more nuanced prediction sees the supply chain advanced by both the development of chatbots and apps at the same time.
  • It’s this broader picture which will change the future of the supply chain, not apps or chatbots by themselves.

The user end of the supply chain has a huge effect on the whole thing. It’s for this reason that the current fight between apps and chatbots is so importan
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Just in Time for Halloween, We Now Have an A.I. Program for Making Celebrities Look Absolutely Horrifying

MIT’s artificial intelligence-based nightmare machine will haunt your dreams.

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  • A photo posted by Nightmare Machine (@nightmare_machine) on Oct 9, 2016 at 10:33pm PDT
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  • It’s surprising how well the algorithm can extract the element from the ‘scary’ templates and plant it into the landmarks.”
  • Having learned what makes certain images scary, the algorithms pulls out these elements and combines them with ordinary images.

Angelina Jolie’s lips bleed onto her sallow, greying skin. Ellen DeGeneres stares at us with one crazed eye, blood dripping out of her mouth. Kermit th …
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