By now, there are over 400 million users, with Weixin’s influence going beyond 100 countries.
With China’s mobile user market exceeding 750 million, Weixin only has more room to grow (Wang 2014, 3).
But did you know that some We Chat accounts also make use of the technoloy? Well, did you know that We Chat has its own version of Tay, also developed by Microsoft? Xiao Bing might not hold very deep conversations, but still an impressive A. Just think of someone and the account will start asking. Although this type of artificial intelligence is less advanced than the ones above (it relies on decision trees which are a more archaic technique than deep learning used for face recognition or natural language processing) it remains incredibly impressive!
Earlier this year, the police summoned Ms Firza for questioning after screenshots of what appears to be steamy Whats App chats between Mr Rizieq and Ms Firza were uploaded to the Internet.
Ms Firza, who was a coordinator of the Solidaritas Sahabat Cendana foundation, which is connected to the family of former president Soeharto, was reportedly having a relationship with the married man.
"The automatic algorithm system shows that all those pictures match.
The system would refuse to (report a match) if the pictures were from two different people," Hery said as quoted by on Tuesday (May 16).
The core function of We Chat is its messaging function: sending free messages to phone contacts that also use We Chat.