Replika Netexplo 100 2017

Living on through a chatbot
Eugenia Kyuda lost her roommate in a car accident. 
She used her AI expertise to turn her dead friend into a chatbot that converses by SMS, based on her message history. 
The chatbot can now function as a virtual best friend that gets to know the user’s personality over time.
A chatbot based on an individual's personal data could take their place or live on after their death. 
Could our digital doubles attend meetings instead of us?
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