"When Tay started training on patterns that were input by trolls online, it started using those patterns," said Rosenberg.
"This is really no different than a parrot in a seedy bar picking up bad words and repeating them back without knowing what they really mean."Sarah Austin, CEO and Founder Broad Listening, a company that's created an "Artificial Emotional Intelligence Engine," (AEI), thinks that Microsoft could have done a better job by using better tools.
And, If Mark Zuckerberg has his way with you this will mean you can send whatever you think, emote, or physically feel to people.
Just as spoken words only hang in the air long enough for ears to hear them, these images last just long enough to be seen (or more accurately, for 24 hours) and then they disappear.
Navigating the app also works a little differently here.
) And finally, to the adults reading this to discover what they've been missing: Apologies, but Snapchat will show you things—like what you'd look like as a glasses-wearing chihuahua—that you'll never unsee.
And with a rotating set of fun features and filters, it's also the response to Facebook and Twitter's stale experiences.
She was supposed to come off as a normal teenage girl.
But less than a day after her debut on Twitter, Microsoft's chatbot—an AI system called "Tay.ai"—unexpectedly turned into a Hitler-loving, feminist-bashing troll. Tech Republic turns to the AI experts for insight into what happened and how we can learn from it.
It takes only a tiny stretch of the imagination and it is no longer inconceivable that we just might fall in love with a bot, or one day even marry a virtual lover.
And that is what new Artificial Intelligence start-up, Erotic Chatbots Ltd, believes.
As with any social network, much of your Snapchat experience will depend on who you follow, but on this one you're less likely to find carefully composed posts.