Facebook has acquired Ozlo, an AI startup based in Palo Alto, California, for an undisclosed amount. The team will be folded into Facebook’s Messenger AI operation. Ozlo built an AI agent capable of understanding text-based conversations, pulling from a knowledge graph of two billion entities to help answer user queries. See Also: Elon Musk says […]
The shift is part of a bigger plan.
Chatting with text is so 2014.
Following its $19 billion WhatsApp acquisition, the social network says its near-term future is more about messaging than status updates.
The social network is eliminating the chat function from its mobile app and requiring users to install Messenger.