Chapitres de livre

The socialization of early Internet bots : IRC and the ecology of human-robot interactions online

Born in the late 1980s, IRC is an Internet-based, geographically distributed chat service which has spread quickly from its homeland of Finland to become a standard Internet protocol still in use nowadays as a multi-server text conferencing tool. In IRC jargon, a bot-apheresis of ‘robot’—is a program capable of signing on to IRC by itself […] Lire la suite