Old Stuff 2 – Talking to robots Part 3

In my third year of university I was introduced to the ELIZA and ALICE bots (computer programs that would hold a conversation with a user). Around this time I was spending a lot of time on Yahoo! Messenger and ICQ, and was constantly receiving messages from barely-literate fellows who all wanted the same thing – cybersex. Add these things […]

Old Stuff 2 – Talking to robots Part 2

In my third year of university I was introduced to the ELIZA and ALICE bots (computer programs that would hold a conversation with a user). Around this time I was spending a lot of time on Yahoo! Messenger and ICQ, and was constantly receiving messages from barely-literate fellows who all wanted the same thing – cybersex. Add these things […]

Old Stuff 2 – Talking to robots Part 1

In my third year of university I was introduced to the ELIZA and ALICE bots (computer programs that would hold a conversation with a user). Around this time I was spending a lot of time on Yahoo! Messenger and ICQ, and was constantly receiving messages from barely-literate fellows who all wanted the same thing – cybersex. Add these things […]