Online chat dirty bot
” Xiao Bing, on the other hand, claimed that it dreamed of visiting the U.
S., which proved almost as controversial as Baby Q’s sudden political epiphany.
While some of Tay’s tweets were “original,” in that Tay composed them itself, many were actually the result of the bot’s “repeat back to me” function, meaning users could literally make the poor bot say whatever disgusting remarks they wanted.
controversial views regarding certain religious texts, and even started talking smack about Microsoft’s own operating systems.
In the exchange seen in the screenshot above, one user commented, “Long Live the Communist Party!
” In response, Baby Q asked the user, “Do you think that such a corrupt and incompetent political regime can live forever?
Chatbots – also known as “conversational agents” – are software applications that mimic written or spoken human speech for the purposes of simulating a conversation or interaction with a real person.
The Baby Q bot drew the ire of Chinese officials by speaking ill of the Communist Party.
sophisticated programming knowledge and other highly specialized technical skills) are becoming increasingly unnecessary.
Today, you can make your very own chatbot that you can use in Facebook Messenger, for example – all without a pricey Computer Science degree or even much prior coding experience – and there are several sites that offer the ability to create rudimentary chatbots using simple drag-and-drop interfaces.
The idea was to permit Tay to “learn” about the nuances of human conversation by monitoring and interacting with real people online.
Unfortunately, it didn’t take long for Tay to figure out that Twitter is a towering garbage-fire of awfulness, which resulted in the Twitter bot claiming that “Hitler did nothing wrong,” using a wide range of colorful expletives, and encouraging casual drug use.
Both bots were pulled after a brief period, after which the conversational agents appeared to be much less interested in advancing potentially problematic opinions.