Building Telegram Bots

Develop Bots in 12 Programming Languages using the Telegram Bot API

Authors: Modrzyk, Nicolas

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  • A unique title focused on Telegram bot development
  • Includes popular languages such as Python, Go, Java and Clojure
  • Covers bots with TensorFlow
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About this book

Learn about bot programming, using all the latest and greatest programming languages, including Python, Go, and Clojure, so you can feel at ease writing your Telegram bot in a way that suits you.
This book shows how you can use bots for just about everything: they connect, they respond, they enhance your job search chances, they do technical research for you, they remind you about your last train, they tell the difference between a horse and a zebra, they can tell jokes, and they can cheer you up in the middle of the night. 
Bots used to be hard to set up and enhance, but with the help of Building Telegram Bots you’ll see how the Telegram platform is now making bot creation easier than ever. You will begin by writing a simple bot at the start and then gradually build upon it. The simple yet effective Telegram Bot API makes it very easy to develop bots in a number of programming languages. Languages featured in the book include Node.js, Java, Rust, and Elixir. 
This book encourages you to not only learn the basic process of creating a bot but also lets you spend time exploring its possibilities. By the end of the book you will be able create your own Telegram Bot with the programming language of your choice. 
What You Will Learn

  • Carry out simple bot design and deployment in various programming languages including Ruby, D, Crystal, Nim, and C++
  • Create engaging bot interactions with your users
  • Add payments and media capabilities to your bots
  • Master programming language abstraction

Who This Book Is For
Engineers who want to get things done. People who are curious. Programming beginners. Advanced engineers with little time to do research. 

About the authors

Nicolas Modrzyk has over 15 years of IT experience in Asia, Europe and the United States and is currently CTO of an international consulting company in Tokyo, Japan. An author of four other published books, mostly putting focus on the Clojure language and expressive code. When not bringing new ideas to customers, he spends time with his two fantastic daughters Mei and Manon, and playing live music internationally.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

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Softcover 32,99 €
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  • ISBN 978-1-4842-4196-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Building Telegram Bots
Book Subtitle
Develop Bots in 12 Programming Languages using the Telegram Bot API
Authors
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Nicolas Modrzyk
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-4197-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-4197-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-4196-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 277
Number of Illustrations
158 b/w illustrations
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