Some users on Twitter began tweeting politically incorrect phrases, teaching it inflammatory messages revolving around common themes on the internet, such as "redpilling", Gamer Gate, and "cuckservatism".
As a result, the robot began releasing racist and sexually-charged messages in response to other Twitter users.
So it should be no surprise that Microsoft is getting in on the artificial intelligence game! ” Rinna: “Surely we don’t really understand until the end.” Me: “Whaaaaat?
Rinna, an artificially intelligent chatbot taking the form of a high school girl, has been active on Twitter for a while now, but “she” recently made headlines when she started insulting her creator. Now, you might think that Rinna has a bad attitude, but we were curious to see just how nasty she was.
23), Microsoft unveiled a friendly AI chatbot named Tay that was modeled to sound like a typical teenage girl.
The bot was designed to learn by talking with real people on Twitter and the messaging apps Kik and Group Me.
Maybe we’ll be able to avoid the eventual human-AI war by just sitting down together and playing with kittens. To get on Rinna’s good side before she decides to take over the world, chat with her on Twitter or on Line — just don’t expect your conversations to make much sense.
(“The more you talk the smarter Tay gets,” says the bot’s Twitter profile.) But the well-intentioned experiment quickly descended into chaos, racial epithets, and Nazi rhetoric.
Tay started out by asserting that “humans are super cool.” But the humans it encountered really weren’t so cool.
It took less than 24 hours for the Internet to corrupt the latest Microsoft AI experiment.
All that “Tay” was supposed to do was engage in casual conversation, handle some innocuous tasks, and “conduct research on conversation understanding.” Built by the teams at Microsoft’s Technology and Research and Bing, Tay is a Chat Bot designed to target 18 to 24 year olds in the U. and was built by data mining anonymized public data, using AI machine learning, and editorial developed by a staff that included improvisational comedians.