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Rise of the messenger chat bots

Are sports betting messenger bots likely to go mainstream anytime soon, or are they set to remain niche creations?

During Facebook’s annual F8 event in May, the social giant’s VP of messaging products, David Marcus, revealed how there are now around 300,000 active chatbots with customers operating on its bot platform. These business bots and their customers are exchanging around eight billion messages via its Messenger service every day, underlining, if it were needed,…

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