In this week’s SEED newsletter:
Check out this video by SEED partner Botanic about how chatbots and conversational avatars will be a primary way that humans will interface with artificial intelligence. While you’re there, meet Jackie, a conversational avatar built on top of the blockchain using the SEED’s technology.
Do you build conversational interfaces? Interested in shaping the Seed Token Project and chatbots on the blockchain? Please join us at developers.seedtoken.io and learn how you can get involved. We’d love to have you.
Join SEED Co-founders Nathan Shedroff and Mark Stephen Meadows as they co-keynote the Chatbot Conference this Wednesday in San Francisco. They will be talking about “Bots & Blockchain.”
Mark Stephen Meadows explores the staggering amount of speech and affective data that companies like Amazon and Google are gathering about us as we interface with their powerful AI systems via conversational UIs, and how this amounts to another facet of surveillance capitalism.
If we want to develop artificial general intelligence, we need to help AI systems to understand our “highly variable and changing systems of norms” says Gillian Hadfield in this article on TechCrunch.
A deep dive into how the UX team at ING built a banking chatbot named Inga.
Jean-Louis Gassée explores the rapid rise of voice interfaces, and the dominance of Apple, Google and Amazon.
Thanks for your interest in SEED. If you have any specific questions about the project you can find us on Telegram, at firstname.lastname@example.org, and you can always find us on the web at seedtoken.io, on Discord, on Twitter, on Reddit and on Medium.
SEED is an open, independent, and decentralized marketplace for developers, publishers and users of conversational user interfaces (CUIs) or “bots”, that democratizes AI. The SEED platform provides development tools, intellectual property, and a tokenized network for delivering front-ends to AI technologies.
SEED Co-founder Nathan Shedroff ruminates on the relationship between brands and consumers in an AI future.
SEED Co-founder Mark Stephen Meadows on building trusted artificial intelligence when internet oligopolies hoard user data and CUIs are on the rise
SEED Newsletter #20: Introducing SEED Trustee Danit Gal and more.
A conversation with SEED Trustee Danit Gal
SEED Newsletter #19: Job.com partnership and more.
SEED, Botanic and Job.com are partnering to improve recruitment.