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A Wired Family App Update: Invasion of the BOTS

Have you heard about the invasion of the BOTS?

You probably use them a lot but simply didn’t know their classification name.  It could be an automated weather forecast, or a voice system used for ordering food online.

Alexa and Siri are bots. If you think back to your hazy, crazy days of college you might recall AOL’s Instant Messenger known as SmarterChild.

Well, they’ve come a long way since SmarterChild, and they’re getting smarter. This video helps you to understand this new means of capturing the attention of your child on a mobile device.

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