Monthly Archives: March 2016

Tay’s Bad Day

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Microsoft released a social chatbot, Tay, which was supposed to learn how to be chatty by interacting with people on the Internet. Instead, it was led frighteningly astray by trolls and had to be put down after one day. Scott ruminates about it in Tay’s Bad Day on