This Facebook Messenger Chatbot Tells You a Short Story
The short story LOST examines a new form of interactive storytelling that uses a chatbot.
Why The First Wave of Chat Bots Are a Bit of a Mess
The promise of chat bots on platforms like Facebook Messenger is clear, but it may be a while before we figure out what does and doesn’t work.
Facebook Messenger Is the New Facebook
Facebook used its f8 developer conference to lay out its vision for Messenger.
Facebook Takes on Snapchat (Again) With Self-Destructing Messages
It’s testing a new feature in Messenger so users can send messages that disappear after an hour.
Facebook's Personal Assistant Is Real, and You Can Talk to It Like a Friend
"It's powered by artificial intelligence that's trained and supervised by people."
It’s 2015, and Yahoo Just Introduced a Messaging App Called Livetext
It’s video calling, but without sound.
The Last Dispatch of a Doomed Spacecraft
The MESSENGER orbiter discovered the age of Mercury’s magnetic field as it spiraled to its death.
Why We Love To Anthropomorphize Spaceships
Thursday, the Mercury MESSENGER orbiter became the latest spaceship to live tweet its own death. We’re such suckers for that schtick.
The First Spacecraft To Orbit Mercury Will Die Today, Alone
After years of studying the planet’s craters, MESSENGER is about to become one.
Surprisingly, There's Water on Mercury
But that doesn't mean anything will be living there any time soon.
Amy Shira Teitel