April 6 was the first official bot from Yandex. The first such accounts with the name of the search engine were written by Yandex employees and they specialized on something: text translations, search of places and organizations, image search. A new bot, now official, will be universal.
His name is @ya. Bot uses all the features of Yandex services: Search, Billboard, Pictures and others.
Smart account answers the questions, looks for music and video, tells about the latest news. He can find pictures by description, and if you send him a photo, he can try to guess what is depicted on it. With it you can communicate not only directly, but also use the search results in a dialogue with the interlocutor. Enter the bot name in the chat and ask your question. The received answer can be immediately shown to another person.