Google's new texting app Allo will be their alternative to Apple's I-message and Facebook's Messenger. Allo comes with Google's new virtual assistant built in; Similar to (Apple/Siri, Android/Cortana).
Like all of Google's "free" products they use your data to improve their business operations. If you read my Alphabet Article, you'd know just how many business operations Google uses your data with.
With Allo it's different. As a machine-learning based artificial-intelligence program, Allo will be able to use all of it's users messages as raw data for machine learning algorithms. Alphabet/ Google will likely have a program capable of human-level intelligent conversation within a year.
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