What happens when chatbots understand us

There are now a wide variety of chatbots. You can now order a pizza with a bot. You can plan a weekend getaway with a bot. You can even play Pokémon GO,without playing Pokémon GO, with a bot.

The world’s big tech companies all agree that conversational interfaces are the next big thing. They’ve spent much of 2016 telling us about the amazing things we’ll be doing with bots in the near future.

But there’s one thing they haven’t said much about: personality.

You can read the whole piece over at VentureBeat.