Michael Seto/Business Insider Evernote founder Phil Libin has been a venture capitalist for about six months now since leaving Evernote, and he told Business Insider he’s found the most exciting thing he’s seen since the iPhone emerged: bots. Specifically, chat bots that interact intelligently with people as they use apps, providing useful information before they even know they want it. “In 2007, I had this vision when I first touched my very first iPhone where I kind of understood what the next five years would bring, and I haven’t had that kind of clarity since,” he told us in a conversation at Y Combinator’s demo day on Tuesday. “And now, I have the same kind of feeling about bots, about conversational UIs.” Bots are at the heart of how Facebook, Apple, Google, and smaller companies like Atlassian and Slack are transforming how messaging works. These leaders are beyond sending simple text messages, and evolving chat into a whole tech platf

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