Comcast CEO Brian Roberts said earlier this year in Philadelphia that he believes artificial intelligence will be important for the company's future. Some also believe that Comcast could develop its own chat robot to talk with customers, which opens the possibility of two chat robots talking to each other over a customer's bill.Among the companies in the Trim space are Digit, which helps people save money."We are trying to do one thing: Get your [Comcast] bill lower," Smyth said."As the bot has more and more conversation, it figures out what works and what doesn't and improves based on that feedback.A male version of the doll, dubbed Rocky, is also planned.The Big Short, the film adaptation of Michael Lewis' book of the same name about the causes of the financial crisis, opens in UK cinemas this weekend.
Since then, the Philadelphia company has said it will spend hundreds of millions of dollars and hire at least 5,000 additional technicians and customer call center employees to improve.About two dozen users have submitted reviews to a Google website since the Comcast chat robot was launched in early November.Said one reviewer: "As a graduate student, I have neither the time nor the social skills to negotiate down the Comcast payments I can't afford.As we approach a vote on the UK's membership of the European Union, we look at what 50 writers, actors, historians, artists and comedians have said about Europe and its nations.Thomas Smyth, a 26-year-old San Francisco entrepreneur, has an answer: Download his automated self-learning chat robot to do it for you.