What we learnt from a month of FactorBot

We launched the FactorDaily news-bot exactly a month from now. It was our first beta – a tentative first step into the brave new world of bots and conversational news. In this short post, I am sharing what we learnt in the first month of the bot’s interactions. Users are very curious about newsbots We averaged around […]

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Announcing FactorBot Version 1.0 Beta

https://m.me/FactorDaily Our first version of the FactorBot is ready – well almost ready. In human terms its a 5 year old child. But unlike a human child, we must send it out to the world because thats where it will learn and come into its own. Therefore this release. Why are we doing a bot […]

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FactorDaily Takes Its Leap Of Faith

I walked up on the stage and looked around, into the eyes of people present at the FactorDaily launch party. “Why are they all here? And that too on a not-so-auspicious Friday, the 13th?” I have been part of many events organised by some of India’s biggest newspapers over years. We had to chase the […]

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