BI Chinese station April 12th Report
Facebook's annual Developer Conference F8 will open on Tuesday, the most popular topic of this year's conference is likely to be chat application Messenger and video.
Since Facebook at last year's conference for the first time allows business users to integrate the chat application, it has to the messenger added many new features, allow corporate users more effectively with potential clients.
Facebook's idea is that some users don't like on the phone to use Messenger chat and are more willing to do some specific things in this application, such as buy a T-shirt, the Uber called the car, order a meal, see the aircraft information and so on. It would like to turn Messenger into a collection of information on the multifunctional platform.
Although users may be due to the use of Messenger chat to save a lot of phone charges in mind the dark cool, but Facebook must make this conversation platform for business users also have a huge attraction. Therefore, it is expected that Facebook will release some new tools to help enterprise users to use artificial intelligence to support chat robots and Messenger users automatic conversation. Enterprise users can use the chat robot to eliminate the need for manual intervention in communication between enterprises and users.
Facebook last fall for the San Francisco Bay area to the part of the user released its own artificial intelligence chat robot M. We have recently heard that Facebook is still continuing to develop the M chat robot, which may be released at this year's F8 conference some of the latest news.
Although most of the news released at the F8 conference in Facebook will focus on the technical level, but the potential of advertising is probably the most concerned about many people.
Over the past year, Facebook has also become more and more attention to the video.
Facebook last week to upgrade the live video products, so that live video into the core component of Facebook mobile applications, but also allows users to more easily find streaming media broadcast and other video. Live video has increased the number of original content, but also for advertisers to provide a highly attractive business opportunities.
But to TV ads from dig out a part of the income, Facebook still needs more high-quality content. Facebook is expected to announce some information about the new tools in this year's F8 conference, these new tools can help users to make more professional video.
But F8 is not just Messenger and video. Is expected to Facebook will also be at the conference released some other content, such as improve networking services and do some effort, and virtual reality related information, WhatsApp and application developers and Facebook integration methods.