Chat bot love

Compare this to the late 90s, when most thought that people wouldn’t want to look at other people’s photos online, let alone do the work required on the sharer side.

If someone wants to know what I’m listening to these days, the promise of social was that they’d be able to find out, quickly and easily. was doing some really interesting stuff here — breaking open the containers and giving people better control over how they interacted with other people (and their content) online. My understanding of was that they wanted people to have more control over all of the content that they both create and share with the world.

Unfortunately, the UI just made everyone think to use it like Twitter, and it seems to have never really reached its full potential.

It was inspired by a chat with betaworks’ Matt Hartman and based off of John Borthwick’s Botwick. There are a couple other feeds and APIs hooked in to pull content that’s being created on the various platforms that I use, each piece of content bringing with it the context of being chosen by me.

There’s a fair amount of information to be pulled and accessed via Sandi Mac Bot, but I think there’s potential for a lot more to be surfaced.

When it comes to machine learning, it excels in areas where the epistemology of the field is clear and well defined.

For example, machine learning can be used to a great effect in fields like medicine and law but will fail in a areas such as sales.Today’s social platforms are missing out on a massive piece of how people want to engage with other people online.People lurk, browsing other people’s lives silently while asking and answering internal questions they hold.The idea that most social products are based on visuals is one I’ve always found a bit crude.Is literally seeing what someone else saw really the best way to connect with them? Visual-based content social platforms are the ones that are the most popular (i.e. This shows that it’s currently the most direct and visceral content format, but I believe we’re also over-indexed on that type of content as our ‘social interaction content of choice’Eventually, the idea of opening your phone, tapping an app, taking a photo, then posting it — will seem like way too much work.Enter the mebot…With Sandi Mac Bot, my friends just have to know that they want to know something about me.

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