TikTok is currently testing an in-app AI chatbot called Tako to assist users in discovering new content and engaging more directly with the app. At present, Tako is being trialed in the Philippines; when and if its rollout will expand is unknown.
Tako can be found by tapping on the ghost icon in the bottom right corner of TikTok app. Doing so will open a chat window where you can ask it questions about TikTok content such as trending videos, popular creators and topics related to them; additionally it may recommend videos based on your interests and provide advice as well.
Tako can help users interact with one another as well as answer questions. Use it to send messages directly to friends or start group chats; use it also for challenges and polls!
Tako may still be under development, but its potential is undeniable: users looking to maximize the use of TikTok can download the app and sign up for its test in the Philippines.
Here are a few additional details about Tako:
Tako is powered by artificial intelligence, enabling it to comprehend and respond to natural language queries in natural English. Utilising its knowledge base about TikTok content such as trending videos, creators, or specific topics.
Tako can suggest videos based on your interests, while it also enables users to communicate and collaborate, such as exchanging messages, starting group chats and taking part in challenges or polls.
Tako is still under development, but has the potential to become an invaluable tool for users seeking maximum impact from TikTok.