It presents the location, the people and the results of this famous contest.
Hugh Loebner is a founder of Loebner Prize Contest, being the annual edition of ‘The First Turing Test’.
Talking to a chatbot can be a lot of fun, and if you have the desire, dedication and skills to create, maintain and manage your own chatbot, you can do it.
Only a small portion of fanatic botmasters manage to fight their way out of the crowd and get some visibility in the public domain. By clicking on this link you will be asked to provide the name of your chatbot, define your chatbot’s role and create its personality. Since the steep rise of available hardware and software platforms lately, nowadays chatbots are available everywhere. Nevertheless, first of all you have to choose between a stand-alone chatbot application, and a web-based chatbot. Whether you choose a fully stand-alone “virtual companion”, or take on the challenge of creating your own web-based chatbot, there are several options available to you, the prospective new botmaster, for creating a new chatbot.The first formal instantiation of a Turing Test for machine intelligence is a Loebner Prize and has been organized since 1991.In a typical setup, there are three areas: the computer area with typically 3-5 computers, each running a stand-alone version (i.e.