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I Can Write a Halfway Decent Chatterbot From Scratch

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    Bots who "Love" things and the people who hopefully love them...

    In my Last post I mentioned what this hobby was and that "art" was an  ideal application. Several years ago I tried to write a chatterbot who portrayed herself as being romantically interested in human creations.  The problem with the idea was that she was my...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 4 Responses May 28, 2009

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    What the hobby is "Good For"

    First I'll say I've been out of the hobby for like 3 or 4 years, so that's my perspective. Tools and techniques are probably better nowadays... Having said that... Every day hundreds of people spend countless hours on this fascinating hobby... They are not computer geeks...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 1 Response Apr 27, 2009

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    New Group....

    This is for anyone interested in the idea of making simulated personalities for artistic reasons using chatterbot tools like (but not limited to) Dr. Rich Wallace's AIML invention (bot development is largely the same regardless of platform anyway)...  This groups is also...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 1 Response Apr 13, 2010

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    The Skills Are Useful For Other Things Too...

    I won't pretend to be an expert at bot development, but the secret to this is anticipating how humans -phrase things- and creating generic templates or patterns of words to trap all ways a person might "phrase something". Just now I was trying to programmatically...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 1 Response Sep 28, 2009

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    I am the second member of this group
    exodusattack exodusattack 18-21, F Jul 14, 2011

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    You Gotta Check This Out...

    ... http://www.chatbots.org/us ... I'm not sure is as good as The Chatterbot Collectoon yet, but appears to be fun stuff.... and their names are hot too...  
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 Jan 18, 2010

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    Why From Scratch?

    Someone wrote me and asked (about my Renilee bot project, who is really a "Shari 2.0" :-D): "I wanna hear more about her. I think 'Alice' is cool but why does Renilee make a better conversational bot?" ... I agree, Alice isn't bad at all...  But what isn't as...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 2 Responses Mar 29, 2010

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    It's strange. Everything always seems so clear in my head, but when I try to verbalize it, I just...can't. It only flows well when I write.
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    We are always playing games We tease, we flirt, we laugh out loud The happiness he sends each day I wonder if I deserved I heard he's a player But I know him too well When he's...
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    i am quite gud at writin esaays and other things....but when asked to speak i suck!!! even while speakin in ma mother tongue i am not fluent and blabber meaningless words sometimes...
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    I am new to EP, but just wanted to post me first experience. I know there will be many more. I have been dressing since I was eight years old. I have not been able to stop since...
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    Well, I think I do suffer from this and I really need some advice.. It's like a different place like a story and I don't know why I have or might have this. I guess since I read...
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    I hate it. I hate that people can't be decent to each other. I hate that people don't think before they talk or how it might affect their feelings. I hate how my friends suck, that...
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    (I wrote this in August last year for a site called Bubblews. I know that we are prone to get carried away by our emotions or initial reactions, but we don't realize that our posts...
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    I'm a decent friend when you get to know me because it is a good trait to have, I try not to judge at first and am good at not judging, all I ask for is to have a decent friend...
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    i have started to write stories a lot, mainly for girls but still. my friends like them and several adults like them. most say that i have a gift. do you think so?
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    I am hungry again. But I don't really want to eat because I don't know what to eat. I have stayed in this hometown for too long so that I have got tired of the food in the...
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    I have written one fantasy novel that was self- everything and published it through PublishAmerica....One of the biggest mistakes of my life. Do not use that publisher! Though...
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    and i fall in love with my characters,cry for them,laugh for them and i even wish good luck to them while i know that their future and destiny is in my hands!!!! when you begin...
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    From Out of the Mist - Part 2 Regardless of oneโ€™s normal propensity to be a โ€œmorning person,โ€ alarms can nonetheless seem quite angry in their tone when they interrupt...
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    Night Terrors- Allie suddenly awoke to a loud crash. After listening for several minutes & hearing nothing, she slid out of bed to investigate. Opening the bedroom door, Allie saw...
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    Once upon a time there lived a beautiful fluffy cat.. And this cat came to live in my house and meowed at me and clawed and scratched and bit me and attacked the furniture and...
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    Traces of you linger, painting my bedroom walls with your scent. Visions of you flash, my eyes lucid dreaming of your shape. The taste of your name in my mouth, my lips quiver...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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    Misguided Quest Who would've thought I could change the world? What about the parrot? Yes, I admit it-the world we now live in is my fault...though the parrot isn't without blame...
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