Online tech news publication TechCrunch has launched an artificial intelligence news bot on messaging service Telegram, powered by Chatfuel, which creates chatbots in publishing, business, social media and catalogs. Both have been working on the bot for a month and the bot lets users subscribe to different topics, authors or sections from TechCrunch, as well as sends news digests twice a day. By default, TechCrunch says that the bot will send the most popular stories, and can be tweaked to subscribe to other topics. It can also answer some basic questions like “Who is Jack Dorsey?” or “What is Disrupt?” (the TechCrunch event). Other bots: Telegram seems to have a host of bots built for it, one from Engadget as well. A Wired story from October 2015 highlights the number of publications using bots to generate news. Meanwhile, in India,…
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