Microsoft’s AI is a racist jerk

Microsoft launched an artificial intelligence chat “bot” last week, thinking this would be a way to show off its AI programming skills.  Unfortunately, within 24 hours Tay had turned from a naive young AI into a rude, anti-Semitic pro-Nazi jerk.

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