Botwiki site updates, new bots, and events.
Posted 6 years ago in Site updates
And the date for the first ever Botwiki Edit-A-Thon has been confirmed for March 21, you can RSVP for the event on the Meetup.com page 🙂
(Thanks everyone who participated in the survey!)
Lastly, today is the last day to submit your emoji-themed bot for the February’s Monthly Bot Challenge!
Bots, libraries and resources
- Forbes created a Telegram newsbot
- @tiny_bus_stop shows “tiny people waiting for the tiny bus at the tiny bus stop”
- @unchartedatlas charts the “unknown lands”
- @softlandscapes fills your Twitter feed with “soft landscapes”
- @MulderHotTake is the X-Files Twitter bot you never knew you needed
- and finally, @famousduos turns one of the most recent xkcd comics (which seems to be drawing inspiration from Twitter bots as of late) into a bot
- How to Think About Bots (motherboard.vice.com)
- What is the Value of a Bot? (Danah Boyd via medium.com)
- A Brief Survey of Journalistic Twitter Bot Projects (Lainna Fader via medium.com)
- How to build and care for your own chatty, quirky, funny interface robot(Amy Thibodeau via medium.com)
- Designing the Conversational UI (alistapart.com)
- Get Ready For The Chat Bot Revolution (forbes.com)
- Are Chat Bots a Feature or a Product? (Clement Vouillon via medium.com)
- What makes a good Slack app? (Matthieu Varagnat via medium.com)
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