Dirty sex chatbots
A bot that uses a standard series of responses to what you type.
Invented by nerds so they can chat to an 'imaginary friend'.
Within 24 hours she tweeted like a Nazi: Credit: Gerald Mallor/Twitter Microsoft didn’t intend for that to happen, of course.
It wanted to test and improve its algorithm for conversational language.
Via Cornell’s Creative Machines Lab, two robots are forced into an uncomfortable conversation that touches on God and other existential matters.
(Both are suspicious that the other may have android origins, but neither wants to admit it.) It’s even more disconcerting to imagine robots someday having such discussions without human supervision and coming to epiphanies concerning their robotic nature.
According to Microsoft, Tay was built by “mining relevant [anonymous] public data” which was “modeled, cleaned, and filtered” to create her personality.
The filtering went out the window when she went live, though, and the you can see the results above.
In other words, a chatbot can talk to a fan as if it was a human,” he says via email.
Thankfully, she didn’t actually develop a hatred for humanity; she just parroted what users gave her.
Microsoft’s put Tay on ice for now, but their exercise in creating artificial intelligence is just one step in humanity’s quest to create the perfect AI.
I spent my spring break senior year of college rereading the series on the beach, and my best friend and I went to see the first movie on Valentine's Day back in 2015.
Persona has released a Christian Grey chatbot that you can literally talk to on Facebook Messenger — like, right now.