These days, chatbots and AI occupy the headlines of every banking publication and conference; they are a topic of conversation at boardrooms regardless of the language spoken; and newly-formed committees and task forces at financial institutions of all sizes are scrambling for answers.

Asking about facts or scores in a more natural way is the next step for Facebook chatbots and sports.

the Score should be credited for leading the sports chatbot charge.

For example, upon clicking “Message” you are prompted with a message asking you what sports teams you would like to follow.

So, you type in whichever teams you would like to know about and the chatbot follows that team for you.

Alex is a senior at Boston College, where he is majoring in English with a minor in philosophy.

A native of Phoenix, Alex began his journalism career in high school, and he is currently on the sports and photography staff of his college newspaper.

I am unapologetic about the fact that "Fifty Shades" is a fun fantasy for me to slip into when I get sick of men in the real world.

I spent my spring break senior year of college rereading the series on the beach, and my best friend and I went to see the first movie on Valentine's Day back in 2015.

Persona has released a Christian Grey chatbot that you can literally talk to on Facebook Messenger — like, right now.