Bing rolls out ‘Sportscaster’ Messenger bot for March Madness

Simply in time for the NCAA males’s basketball event, Bing has launched a “Sportscaster” Messenger bot to assist followers keep up to date on their favourite groups, gamers and recreation schedules.

According to the announcement, customers can search “Bing Sportscaster” to seek out the bot on Fb Messenger, and, from there “…start the conversation.”

Bing says customers solely have to inform the bot the identify of the workforce they wish to observe, and it’ll return related outcomes, together with participant data and recreation schedules.

Bing says the Sportscaster bot will message a person if the workforce they’re following advances to the subsequent spherical of event play. It additionally has built-in Bing Predicts expertise to supply perception into which groups are almost certainly to win.