Emoji News Bot 🙂📰🤖

Disneys Newspop-Dings Fusion hat einen Facebook-Messenger-Bot gebastelt, der News in Emoji liefert: Fusion will now emoji the news using Facebook Messenger. I totally subscribed.

With Emoji News, the focus was on creating a bot that could deliver headlines in a way that people communicate naturally with each other on text and other messaging apps. “A lot of the news bots out there are basically RSS feeds — just pushing headlines on an automated basis with no real voice behind it,” said Roose. “But when ‘Lemonade’ comes out, you don’t text ‘Beyoncé just released an album called Lemonade,’ you send an emoji of a bee and an emoji of a lemon.”

Ein paar Beispiele: