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# tay - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Microsoft pulls 'teen girl' chatbot after it learned to become a racist in just a day
# Tay
# Tay

Microsoft pulls 'teen girl' chatbot after it learned to become a racist in just a day

Mar 26th 2016, 2:40 PM 23,244 Views 42 Comments

Not a great start.

# tay - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Internet racists taught Microsoft's bot to be a Holocaust-denying, Trump supporting racist
# Backfired
# Backfired

Internet racists taught Microsoft's bot to be a Holocaust-denying, Trump supporting racist

Mar 24th 2016, 12:36 PM 13,705 Views 3 Comments

A chatbot developed by Microsoft ended up tweeting racist and inflammatory statements made by some users.