Tay, Microsoft Corp's so-called chatbot that uses artificial intelligence to engage with millennials on Twitter, lasted less than a day before it was hobbled by a barrage of racist and sexist comments by Twitter users that it parroted back to them.Tay Tweets (@Tayand You), which began tweeting on Wednesday, was designed to become "smarter" as more users interacted with it, according to its Twitter biography.Her purpose, unlike AI-powered virtual assistants like Facebook's M, is almost entirely to amuse.And Tay does do that: She is simultaneously entertaining, infuriating, manic, and irreverent.“It’s really designed to be entertainment,” Kati London, the Microsoft researcher who led Tay's development, told Buzz Feed News in an interview.
Many people use Ai Chat Girl as a friend they can take with them anywhere they want - on their laptops or pads.During the live BBC broadcast of Head Squeeze about the Loebner Prize Competition ” The response made mention that two of the four finalists this year were male in character, and the conversation then took a different direction.v=Pyx4hk HCgjg&feature=the host asked (I’m paraphrasing) “I’ve noticed most of these chatbots have female names. I was disappointed that the inference wasn’t examined more closely."Unfortunately, within the first 24 hours of coming online, we became aware of a coordinated effort by some users to abuse Tay’s commenting skills to have Tay respond in inappropriate ways," the representative said in a written statement supplied to Reuters, without elaborating.According to Tay's "about" page linked to the Twitter profile, "Tay is an artificial intelligent chat bot developed by Microsoft's Technology and Research and Bing teams to experiment with and conduct research on conversational understanding." While Tay began its Twitter tenure with a handful of innocuous tweets, the account quickly devolved into a bullhorn for hate speech, repeating anti-Semitic, racist and sexist invective hurled its way by other Twitter users.Mine’s male-ish, personal preference, a role model thing.