Talking Robot Gets Rude, Unplugged
An artificially intelligent “chatbot” has quickly picked up some of the worst of human traits. Microsoft’s Tay robot was taken offline less than 24 hours after its launch because it was spewing racist and sexist language. Tay, according to Microsoft, was an attempt to engage millennials 18 to 24 years old. “The more you chat with Tay, the smarter she...