Researching chatbot providers has for the most part, led me to one thing – frustration. Frustration at how little chatbot providers value potential customers. Maybe they think their products are only fit for large enterprises. Maybe they don’t want to bother with small-time consumers, which is fine but they should be upfront about it. There is an abundance of chatbot providers saturating the market, however there are only a handful witnessing massive success – to me it is clear why.
Why monopolised services are not a good idea, tips on minimising your reliance on Google’s monopoly If you use any of Google’s services (almost unavoidable at this point), and haven’t been living under a rock for the past 2 hours, you may have noticed some severe service disruptions for most, if not all of Google. Like many others I rely on Google for a few things – yes from a privacy perspective it’s not a good idea, however there are benefits such as convenience and security when using Google services such as SSO (Single-Sign On).
On the 8th of December (yesterday at the time of writing) FireEye, a well-known cybersecurity company, informed the public via their blog that a state-sponsored actor stole FireEye’s Red Team Tools. In the cybersecurity world, simulations and war-game exercises are used to test and improve an organisation’s security posture
Why the Botpress Machine Learning Approach (SVM) is More Effective What are decision trees? Decision trees fall under the category of supervised machine learning and are generally a go-to algorithm for classification, depending of course on the use-case and the data. Decision trees work by statistically discriminating between attributes of a known object. Starting at a root node, decision tree branches are
Botpress Installation Tutorial | The Quickest Way for Beginners to Get Up and Running Using Your Own Hardware
Botpress is a fantastic and powerful chatbot platform with heaps of basic as well as advanced functionality. However, to a beginner (and those with little programming experience) it can be quite daunting to get started. In this tutorial we’ll cover what I think are some important terms and a step-by-step guide to getting your first chatbot up and running.
Short version: Yes – it is okay to lie (sort of). However, there are a number of caveats, which I will outline in the post below.
The IT industry is one of the best industries to gain work experience in. This is largely due to the accessibility and affordability of modern computers. Computers play a massive role in society and many societies would cease to function without them. IT is involved in just about any industry you can think of. Combine this with the many IT specialisations that exist, this gives budding IT workers almost limitless options when searching for a career path to pursue. If you are just starting out in IT, here are a few tips to help you transition from student to employment (even if you are changing careers).