Quartz’s New Chatbot Is Bringing Conversational News to Facebook Messenger

The company celebrated their latest product at SXSW

With its new chatbot, Quartz hopes to deliver the news and other content to users on Facebook’s Messenger. Illustration: Yuliya Kim; Courtesy of Quartz
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This year’s South by Southwest has been a world filled with over-the-top brand activations, surprise visits from Elon Musk and plenty of new products. Quartz took advantage of the atmosphere of the festival and released Quartz for Messenger on March 8.

@itstheannmarie annmarie.alcantara@adweek.com Ann-Marie Alcántara is a tech reporter for Adweek, focusing on direct-to-consumer brands and ecommerce.