How to Get Anticipatory Design Right.

Spotify predicts what songs you’ll like. Amazon’s Dash Button reorders your favorite detergent when pressed. Nest anticipates your ideal room temperature. We’re entering a world of experiences designed to benefit users by making decisions on their behalf. Anticipatory design is the algorithm-powered, user-centric design discipline behind this world, and we’re already seeing products and services…

Olabot

Olabot is the simple, fun way to bot yourself.Founder Esther Crawford created a resume bot appropriately called EstherBot when she was looking for a job. After getting countless introductions and multiple offers from hot tech companies, she decided to turn them all down to build Olabot. She joined forces with Ethan Sutin and together they’re making it easy…

Messenger Bot

Chris Messina, developer experience lead at Uber and inventor of the hashtag, said back in January that 2016 is “the year of conversational commerce.” Today, he’s launching his own personal assistant chatbot, called MessinaBot. Source: Messenger