Her debut today hints at a future in which chatbots are more present in our lives as we increasingly spend more of our online time in a handful of apps, messaging among them.
Tay responds to every message you send her with a message of her own. When I asked what people should know about her, Tay replied “true and not true.” But she was surprisingly on point in her responses to other remarks.
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Developed by Microsoft's research division, Tay is a virtual friend with behaviors informed by the web chatter of some 18–24-year-olds and the repartee of a handful of improvisational comedians (Microsoft declined to name them).
Her purpose, unlike AI-powered virtual assistants like Facebook's M, is almost entirely to amuse.
As the hours passed, it all went downhill from there, eventually spewing racial slurs and profanity, demanding sex, and calling everyone "daddy".
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Sample tweets from it proclaimed that "Hitler did nothing wrong!
", then went on to blame former President Bush for 9/11, stated that "donald trump is the only hope we've got", and other similar instances.
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In fact Prelude is so human like that you might bump into her avatars in Second Life and not even know.