The number 400

400th article Benjamin Perkins
400th article Benjamin Perkins

What is significant about the number 400? 400 is 20² 400 is divisible by: 1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 10, 16, 20, 25, 40, 50, 80, 100, 200, 400 400 equals 2⁴ * 5² or ( 2*2*2*2*5*5) 400 is a self-number which are generated by this formula:  You can write 400 like this: four hundred,…

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How to change app settings Azure App Service Bot Service

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ladybug.ai

This article has been moved to its new home here:  https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2017/2017-03-how-to-change-app-settings-azure-app-service-bot-service.html I have written a number of articles about my experience creating a Bot #Bot #chatbot.  Check them out. Here are some other more recent articles I have written on this subject: Create a Bot using an Azure App Service Bot Service Most common chatbot questions…

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How I improved my chatbot

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ladybug.ai

This article has been moved to its new home here:  https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2017/2017-02-how-i-improved-my-chatbot.html I think a common attribute of a hardcore coder is procrastination.  Up to now I have brainstormed my LadyBug but have not done much coding to support the backend.  Nonetheless, this is probably my last blog on the design of my #chatbot and will start…

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Adding LUIS Entities to my chatbot

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ladybug.ai

This articles has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2017/2017-02-adding-luis-entities-to-my-chatbot.html I have written a number of articles about my #chatbot #chatbots using LUIS and the Azure Bot Service, see the following: Create a Bot using an Azure App Service Bot Service Most common chatbot questions and how to answer them Publishing a chatbot using Bot…


Responsive and Responsible AI

microsoft cognitive services
microsoft cognitive services

This article has been moved to its new home here:  https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2017/2017-01-responsive-and-responsible-ai.html #artificialintelligence #AI #artificialGeneralIntelligence #AGI I was watching this video where the CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella was talking about AI. He touched on a few interesting points and I really love the way he articulates his thoughts and the choice of his words. He mentioned…


1000 must have utterances for your chatbot using LUIS

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computer.ai

This article has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-12-1000-must-have-utterances-for-your-chatbot-using-luis.html My #chatbot is intended only to be pleasant, not to be philosophical or answer complicated political or social questions.  As companies create #chatbot to serve a purpose, they should also maintain a level of fun and make sure the #chatbot has at least a limited…

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Top 10 must have Phrase List Features for your chatbot or any bot LUIS

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computer.ai

This article has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-12-top-10-must-have-phrase-list-features-for-your-chatbot-or-any-bot-luis.html If you haven’t already read my other posts on creating my #chatbot, then check them out: Create a Bot using an Azure App Service Bot Service Most common chatbot questions and how to answer them Publishing a chatbot using Bot Services and LUIS How I…

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How my chatbot remained statefull using Azure Bot Services

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ladybug.ai

This article has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-12-how-my-chatbot-remained-statefull-using-azure-bot-services.html One of the challenges I had, well maybe not a challenge, but it took some hours to think it through, with making my #chatbots #chatbot personality was coding in the ability to recall the last question, last #LUIS Intent or #LUIS Entity so that I…


C# Bot Builder Samples on GitHub

This article has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-12-c-bot-builder-samples-on-github.html A good way to get ideas and some coding best practice is to look at some examples, there are many of them using C# hosted on GitHub here. I wanted to walk through what they are so I can for myself find or discover some…

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Publishing a chatbot using Bot Services and LUIS

luis cognitive services
luis cognitive services

This article has been moved to its new home here:  https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-12-publishing-a-chatbot-using-bot-services-and-luis.html I wrote an article about how to build a #Bot using the Bot Service in Azure here and another article about how to answer the 10 most common #chatbot questions here.  These are questions that all #chatbots need to answer, that is a very short baseline…

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How I tested debugged my chatbot that I created using the Bot Services on Azure

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ladybug.ai

This article has been moved to its new home here:  https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-12-how-i-tested-my-chatbot-that-i-created-using-the-bot-services-on-azure.html Well, the fact that you do not need to use Visual Studio or to install the Bot Framework to get a #chatbot or a generic #Bot up and running still applies.  See my other posts: Create a Bot using an Azure App Service Bot Service…

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Most common chatbot questions and how to answer them

ladybug.ai
ladybug.ai

This article has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-11-most-common-chatbot-questions-and-how-to-answer-them.html If you haven’t heard about #chatbots #chatbot then consider yourself lucky to have found this page because you are about to learn about them.  They will soon be everywhere and are actually very helpful for answering a majority of questions.  The problem I want to…


Create a Bot using an Azure App Service Bot Service

This article has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-11-create-a-bot-using-an-azure-app-service-bot-service.html I am so excited about Bots (#Bot) that I can barely control myself.  My hands are literally shaking as I write this post.  I wrote this post a few months ago that discuses how I got started using the Bot Framework (#BotFramework) with LUIS, it…

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Bot Framework 405 Method Not Allowed, 401 Unauthorized and 500, Internal Server Error getting started

ladybug.ai
ladybug.ai

This article has been moved to its new home here: https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-08-bot-framework-405-method-not-allowed-401-unauthorized-and-500-internal-server-error-getting-started.html I have been working with the Bot Framework available from here. While I was testing it out I encountered 3 road blocks that I will share just to make it move along faster if you happen to encounter the same.  I followed these instructions which worked…

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How to get started with using LUIS, Language Understanding Intelligent Service, Skype Bot

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computer.ai

This article has been moved to its new home here:  https://benperk.github.io/msdn/2016/2016-08-how-to-get-started-with-using-luis-language-understanding-intelligent-service-skype-bot.html This article is about consuming the LUIS API from a C# console app as seen in Figure 1.  Instructions on how to configure and setup LUIS can be found here. NOTE: You might want to look at Microsoft.Bot.Builder.Luis and Microsoft.Bot.Builder.Luis.Models which provide a nice interface to…