How to make a chatbot more intelligent 

Back in the days of Eliza, Alice and Jabberwocky, the first chatbots developed in the 90s, capability was still rudimentary. When confronted with the complexities of human communication, they got very easily confused.  Ultimately they were flowcharts and their responses resulted from relatively rigid if/then scripts. If asked what is your name, then answer Alice.

How chatbots can answer more complex questions