Tag Archives: programming

Responsive behavior: providing metaknowledge

AI needs some basic calls and responses. Here I go over a couple of the important ones.

Creating a personality: chatterbots

This part is actually very easy – there is a fantastic API already available that does the job. Use this API and then all that needs to be done for the AI program is creating a function that feeds in the query to the robot and gets the response: In this example I use CLEVERBOT […]

Coding: Obfuscation vs Elegance

There is a joy in being opaque and mysterious because it makes you seem smart and cool for knowing something that nobody knows. Programming in high-level languages like C and Java don’t really give you the same kind of obfuscioness as programming in Assembly (PIC microcontroller, anyone?). However, for awhile people have been injecting complexity […]