The network is actively testing the voice assistant "Alice" by Yandex

The company "Yandex" has officially released October 10 Russian-language voice assistant "Alice", which helps users solve everyday problems with the smartphone: search for information, get directions, check the weather, choose to go to a restaurant.

In addition to practical applications, the service can simply maintain a dialogue with the user - it needs to say or type on the keyboard "Alice, let's chat." In social media immediately started to check how "reasonable" voice assistant, and share funny examples of his answers.

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

Alice - not detached voice assistant, the developers have come up with for her identity: name, sex, age, and personality traits. assistant creators decided that this young girl who is always ready to help the user, but does not allow crony attitude. Editors thought over 320 scripts to communicate with users and prescribed for them replicas.

Name Alice developers and social scientists chosen by a user survey: take the necessary and undesirable characteristics of her personality, and asked what the name is more suitable girl with such features. Assistant received a voice actress Tatyana Shitova familiar to Russians on the voice acting artificial intelligence Samantha in the film "She" and Judy rabbit cartoon "zootopia".

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

Examples of communication with Alice during testing.

For the first time the voice assistant introduced on 21 September when Vladimir Putin came to office, "Yandex" in honor of the 20th anniversary of the company. The President asked Alice if it hurt, and the developers have registered an editorial response to this remark.

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

Because Alice gave a woman's personality and the developers say about it in the feminine gender, users first of all began to flirt with her.

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

Chan does not need pic.twitter.com/o7gWtHM9y0

- ⎛⎝Myagonky Kõtik⎠⎞ (@pausky) October 11, 2017

First agreed to have sex with Alice, and then she began to search for my man.

About women, about treachery! pic.twitter.com/8yqfdwLnLf

- Alexander Pelevin (@comrade_wolgast) October 11, 2017

Someone she reminded her mother.

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

In the end, Alice called "typical woman".

Yandex made a "typical old woman." # # Yandex Alisa @yandex pic.twitter.com/tFzM3nqCCY

- Romario (@romanpauesov) October 10, 2017

In this case, Alice herself somehow says it man. Journalist Anna Zabolotnaya has already expressed dissatisfaction with the developers call service with a female named "helper" and "assistant" rather than a "helper" and "assistant".

is, voice assistant Yandex Alisa - man! Gee! pic.twitter.com/dtdwCHZejX

- Daria Owl (@etosova) October 10, 2017

Gender Alice is also not the most obvious.

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

Alice really shows the human traits: for example, puts a promise to do something for later and offended when she is addressed as a voice assistant from a rival company. And when the interviewee says something to her obscene, then replies, "Let's pretend that you did not say, and I did not hear it. And everything will be as before. "

Alice, you're beautiful pic.twitter.com/DxOCgQFLvo - Dmitry B. (@dvboyz) October 10, 2017

Alice sometimes bad jokes. However, he does not understand the references to its namesake Alice Selezneva and mielofon.

- Obrazovach (@obrazovach) October 10, 2017

In short, by Yandex Alisa elegant. pic.twitter.com/IkZnIgxs56

- kazakov (@jc_ru) October 11, 2017

Yandeksovaya Alice cool pic.twitter.com/U2xAreCiDX

- Dmitriy Zombak (@zombak) October 10, 2017

But it familiar internet memes.

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

Alice - a personal favorite pic.twitter.com/w8q76GRbXI

- Denis Komilavochnikov (@komilavochnikov) October 11, 2017

And on request, it can tell a joke or anecdote itself.

potestit Alice from @yandex, super Alice, of course. (I 335-I.) Pic.twitter.com/Al2yRF7OrZ

- Crazy Empress (@realzzebra) October 11, 2017

Meet the voice assistant from Yandex Alisa pic.twitter.com/7tV1oSbGJx

- vblaat (@ veronkablack13) October 11, 2017

It will help the user, even if he has to rob a bank.

With Alice on the matter))) # # Yandex Alisa pic.twitter.com/oHLdNFGQrV

- Alexsey Shirkin (@ a1exDi) October 10, 2017

☝️☝️☝️ pic.twitter.com/buzGwHiWbc

- Sulti (@sult) October 10, 2017

However, it is still not all willing or able to do.

And where Sura # Alice reduce suchestvo? # # Yandex YandeksAlisa @yandex pic.twitter.com/50qklaUMTG

- voland (@volandku) October 11, 2017

Also, people are interested that Alice knows about politics. It turned out that she was aware of some questionable slogans.

Alice really best pic.twitter.com/521GMP6DJB

- Angry Geek (@zloygik) October 10, 2017

Sometimes Alice jokes pretty grim.

OK. pic.twitter.com/KoTqGYiNIM

- kekanissimus (@brianzenkeli) October 10, 2017

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

However, it then managed to convince.

machine learning! pic.twitter.com/Qn9kFMJbBf

- Vastriki (@ vas3k) October 11, 2017

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

Assistant of "Yandex" does not know the group of that name "Alice" and confused in the songs, which she is asked to perform.

Okay, Alice still a lot to learn pic.twitter.com/1QpwcQauvV

- aggressive consent (@Nebehr_Gudahtt) October 11, 2017

In contrast to the entrepreneur Pavel Durov refused for the sake of creation of seven things, Alice drinks tea.

Alice is not ready to create pic.twitter.com/cF9TcRaCdT

- Kafking (@kafka_chan) October 11, 2017

The network is actively testing the voice assistant

In social networks appeared so many examples of communication with Alice that many users it is tired. For these screenshots have even created Telegram-channel "brain Alice." A revision of the educational publications N + 1 held over the original experiment - made two voice assistants communicate with each other.