© Navin Sabharwal, Sudipta Barua, Neha Anand, Pallavi Aggarwal 2020
Navin Sabharwal, Sudipta Barua, Neha Anand and Pallavi AggarwalDeveloping Cognitive Bots Using the IBM Watson Enginehttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-5555-1_1

1. Introduction to Cognitive Virtual Bots

Navin Sabharwal, Sudipta Barua1, Neha Anand2 and Pallavi Aggarwal3
(1)
New Delhi, India
(2)
Varanasi, India
(3)
Noida, India
 
What was science fiction yesterday is becoming reality today. This is true for many technologies, and the cognitive virtual assistant is one such technology whose time has come.
A couple of years ago, I read a book where the protagonist created a self-learning chat program that had cognitive abilities to respond, just as any human being would. At that time, it looked ...

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