Bot! zine - Issue #74

Last week was pretty heavily dominated by the news surrounding the Facebook Developer Conference, mos
Bot! zine - Issue #74
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Last week was pretty heavily dominated by the news surrounding the Facebook Developer Conference, most notably (for us) the announcement that there would finally be a way for users to discover new bots on the platform. Do you think this will be a game changer for botmakers on Facebook?
Slack, meanwhile, is sending their Platform team on the road to Europe! Make sure you check out the Events section below to see if they’re coming to a city near you.
Have a great week!

Required Reading
Facebook Messenger launches group bots and bot discovery tab
Facebook F8: The Bot Platform one step closer to replacing journalists
Your app can now use the same deep-learning technology inside Amazon’s Alexa
Bots Are Coming To Restaurants And Financial Services
Schlomo Rabinowitz, Bot Brand Strategist: “Crafting trust should probably not be delegated to your intern."
New Bots, Tools, and Directories:
Run Node.js Facebook Messenger Chat Bot on AWS Lambda
Piet Botdrian
Piet Botdrian
domainhacker - botsin.space
Events
Announcing the Slack Platform Eurotour!
4/25 What is Alexa? - Toronto Artificial Intelligence & Deep Learning (Toronto, ON)
4/25 Rise and Convergence of the Bots, A.I. and Blockchains - Fintech Tuesday (London, England)
4/26 AI driven bots and Machine Learning - IOT Round Table Dallas
4/27 Startups and brands talk Bots, AI & Messaging - Bots, AI & Messaging Meetup (London, England)
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