A lot of people in Silicon Valley think that chat bots are going to be the next big change in how we use our phones.
These simple programs will live inside chat apps like Facebook Messenger and send messages to you as if they were human.
The bot is can play games, tell stories, tell jokes and comment on pictures sent to her, and she is active on Twitter, Snapchat, Kik and Group Me, according to Cnet.
“Tay is designed to engage and entertain people where they connect with each other online through casual and playful conversation.
Microsoft just released a teen version of a chat bot that talks only like a 14-year-old. is a young startup that's working to connect big brands like Sony with customers through messaging.
Presenting at Y Combinator's Demo Day, its founder, Puneet Mehta, touted that Sony Pictures replaced 70 human operators with one AI chat bot. Others, like Disney, have been playing around with chat bots as a way to reach fans of shows and movies.
Without bots, it would have been hard for Disney to let Facebook users chat with a Miss Piggy character.