Well, 2016 was truly the year of bots! From the announcement of the opening of Google, Facebook and Microsoft’s bot solutions, people went crazy over these little talkative programs. That gave birth to really cool products.
Here are our 10 favorite bots of the year!
On Messenger and Google Home – Productivity
You absolutely have to remember something? Write it to wonder, and he’ll remember it for you down the years.
Star Wars RPG
On Messenger – RPG
This Star Wars bot that will take you on an adventure through space, bounty hunters, deadly creatures and possibly a few Jedi masters. Each answer matters.
On Messenger – Travel
Friends or family up in the air? Check their flight status and current location with Instalocate.
On Kik – retail
Sephora brings us an effective bot to get the latest beauty tricks or to discover the best products available! It does the job well and proves to be a trusted advisor. To get it, go directly on Kik on your mobile and search for “Sephora”.
On Kik – RPG
Another RPG bot taking you in the midst of a zombie apocalypse. Based on real time, gather materials, look for food, weapons, vehicles, and try to survive!
On Messenger – Entertainment
Take a picture, and WTFIT will tell you… well, what the f*** it is. Kind of awesome.
On Messenger – News
Get the best of technology and startups in your Messenger inbox everyday!
On Slack – Entertainment
I call genius! Start a Connect 4 game by yourself or with a colleague directly on Slack.
On Messenger – retail
Old but gold, 1-800 Flowers is now a well oiled machine allowing you to order and ship flower arrangements anywhere in the US.
On Kik – health
Stuck in bed and need to gather all your forces to get out of bed and to the clinic? Healthtap might help you get an idea of what’s wrong based on your symptoms! And the information is backed up by doctors.