At the Quartz Bot Studio, we’re experimenting with chatbots and artificial intelligence, making tools for journalists, and sharing what we learn along the way.

✍️ ALEXA, HELLO

Making an Alexa skill just got ridiculously easy

John Keefe

12/11/2017

✍️ talk to me

Introducing the Quartzy bot, your friendly cultural companion

Emily Withrow

11/08/2017

✍️ the curiosity door is open

We made a Stranger Things bot

Emily Withrow

10/20/2017

⚙️ New Tool Released

Announcing Quackbot, a Slack bot for journalists from Quartz and DocumentCloud

John Keefe

10/03/2017

✍️ parenting in the robot age

My kids use Alexa to constantly troll me

Emily Withrow

09/29/2017

✍️ install party

Get a bot and a beer

John Keefe

09/28/2017

✍️ gotta test 'em all

We found the best tool for building chat bots

Emily Withrow

09/20/2017

✍️ alexa, give me the news

We welcome our robot newscasters

John Keefe

08/28/2017

✍️ alexa the sailor

What the actual f***?

John Keefe

07/20/2017

✍️ eyes and ears

Notes From Betaworks Voice Summit

escazzero

07/05/2017

✍️ the future is canine

My dog uses Amazon’s new “drop-in” feature when I’m not home

Emily Withrow

06/30/2017

⚙️ New Tool Released

(Relatively) Rapid Prototyping for Voice

Emily Withrow

06/26/2017

✍️ new trump, old trump

@TrumpOfYore: Using AI and math to find similar tweets from the president’s past

John Keefe

06/16/2017

✍️ good bot, bad bot

I talked to lots of bots. Here’s what made some better than others.

Emily Withrow

06/02/2017

✍️ hello world

Opening our bot book

John Keefe

05/30/2017