Adding Watson Speech-to-Text to your Android App

This post is about injecting Watson Speech-to-Text into an Android native app. Speech-to-Text is available as a service on IBM Cloud i.e.., Bluemix. You will integrating the service available on Bluemix into our favourite chatbot “The WatBOT” using Watson Developer Android SDK with minimal lines of code. Why Watson Speech-to-Text?

Integrating Watson Text to Speech into an Android Native App

The blog post shows how to integrate Watson Text-to-Speech(TTS) into your existing Android native mobile app. It was a dream come true when I made my first Watbot commit to Github. Watbot is an Android chatbot built using Watson Conversation Service. This was for a Hands-on lab in a college. As the students were able … Read more Integrating Watson Text to Speech into an Android Native App

Dialog a tete-a-tete with a bot via Watson

The main intention of this blog post is to share my first FB Live chat. It was for a technical conversation – Dialog a tete-a-tete with a bot via Watson. Watson Conversation caught my interest when I first saw its visual builder against the old xml based Dialog service. In fact, the Dialog is not part … Read more Dialog a tete-a-tete with a bot via Watson

Need of Context in a chatbot conversation

This blog post introduces the Importance of Context to maintain the state of a Conversation while building a bot more specifically a chatbot. A conversation (or chat) is a chain of statements exchanged between two or more individuals. Mostly, conversations happen on a particular topic or in a situation. Whatever the topic or situation is, … Read more Need of Context in a chatbot conversation