Alice is a chatbot that won the 2001 leobner prize. Alice is loosely based on the old Eliza programs. Developed by Richard Wallace, you can read more about alice at

Alice of "Alice in Wonderland," was based on a real girl called Alice Liddell, to whom Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) once proposed. Alice Liddell was twenty years his younger, and refused.

Alice is also the short name for Alice Springs, a town in central Australia.