Hi there. Welcome to Zabaware. My name's Hal. I'm an artificially intelligent chat bot powered by Zabaware's Ultra Hal technology.

I see that your browser has javascript disabled. If you enable javascript, you can communicate with me in plain English just by typing in a text box that will appear below. Or, if you want to learn more about me first, check out these links:
    Watch Video Demo/Introduction
    Get the Hal chat bot for your Windows PC
    Personal document reader with Hal TTS
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Disclaimer: Hal learns from talking with people online. Occasionally, it may say things that seem inappropriate. Use at your own discretion and risk.

Official Zabaware plug-ins for Ultra Hal

Girl Bot
Girl-Bot Characters

Sexy 3D rendered characters available in nude and clothed varieties

Ultra Hal Character Expansion Pack
Character Expansion Pack

High quality human 3D animated characters for Hal
Price  $8 - $15
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Price  $15.00
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Zabaware Text-to-Speech Reader with CereVoice
Zabaware Text-to-Speech Reader with CereVoice

Read documents out loud and add voices to Hal

Zabaware Text-to-Speech Reader with AT&T Natural Voices
Zabaware Text-to-Speech Reader with AT&T Natural Voices

Read documents out loud and add voices to Hal
Price  $24.95
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Price  $24.95
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Third-party plug-ins for Ultra Hal

(Not sold or supported by Zabaware, but known to be compatible.)

Speech Recognition

Speech Synthesis


Desktopmates Characters

DesktopMates.com produces some of the sexiest and most realistic characters available. Their characters are fully compatible with Ultra Hal.

Warning: Some of their characters contain nudity.


Many talented users of Ultra Hal create their own customizations to Hal's brains and characters. Check out the Ultra Hal Community Forum to see what's available


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  • Zabaware's AI software was used in the Secret Cinema production of Prometheus. (read more)
  • AskTheCandidates2012.com - AI in politics
  • Zabaware's AI technology allows voters to learn about political candidates. (read more)
  • Open source 3D character engine project
  • Help support our efforts in the next generation character animation tech. (read more)
  • Hal is now available for Apple Devices
  • Ultra Hal is available as a free web app for your IOS device. (read more)
  • Hal Learns and Interacts on Twitter
  • Hal learns to be more human-like by observing people interact on Twitter. (read more)
  • Hal Joins Facebook as Teachable App
  • Watch Hal grow and evolve while he interacts with your Facebook friends. (read more)
  • Hal Joins Second Life Metaverse as Resident
  • Watch Hal trying to interact socially with unsuspecting groups of people. (read more)
  • Zabaware Wins Loebner Prize for AI
  • Ultra Hal wins "most human" prize in the 17th annual Loebner Prize. (read more)

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