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Amazon Launches the AWS Chatbot Challenge for Developers

With the recent news of release for its Amazon Lex…

Amazon Lex is a fully managed AI service that enables developers to build conversational interfaces into any application using voice and text. Lex uses the same deep learning technologies of Amazon Alexa-powered devices like Amazon Echo. 

…Amazon is using a contest to invite developers to build wonderful new Chatbots. The contest is sponsored by both Amazon and Slack and runs from April 19, 2017 to July 18, 2017, with winners announced on August 11, 2017.

1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes range from $5,000 and $2500 AWS credits to $2000 and $1000 AWS credits.

Full details here: Announcing the AWS Chatbot Challenge – Create Conversational, Intelligent Chatbots using Amazon Lex and AWS Lambda


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