Why Bots Matter

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By Beerud Sheth

Founder & CEO | gupshup.io

June 20, 2016

Bots are essentially the latest re-incarnations of apps and websites. Everything you did previously using websites and apps, you will now be able to do through bots, with the added capability of doing it right within your favorite messaging app.

Why do bots matter, you wonder? If bots do the same things as websites and apps, is it really that different? Why would users switch from using websites and apps to bots?

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Dark bots: The cat-and-mouse game begins

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By Beerud Sheth

Founder & CEO | gupshup.io

June 20, 2016

The bot era is here, and the world has already begun to see its transformative potential. But like any technology, there will be bad bots as predictably as good ones. With every advancement, there are people looking to exploit it. Anticipating what they might do is key so that builders, developers, and users can prevent, preempt, and prepare.

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Bots will gradually invade every aspect of our lives and transform the way we use mobile devices

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By Beerud Sheth

Founder & CEO | gupshup.io

June 7, 2016

Imagine being able to buy a book, order food, book a taxi, get news and do much more from right within your favourite messaging app. Or using any other internet service while using the messaging app. If that sounds inconceivable, it is already happening. There is a major tech revolution going on right now. Slowly, but surely, mobile apps are being replaced by a new type of software program: Chatbots.

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