Twitter banner of Microsoft’s artificial intelligence chat robot Tay

The internet managed to corrupt Microsoft’s innocent artificial intelligence chat robot just one day after it came online. Tay was designed to demonstrate the company’s AI capabilities by learning from interactions with people over a twitter account. But the company was forced to shut it down after it started to tweet offensive, racist, and perverted messages. Tay’s messages started out as quite harmless but quickly digressed to outright insulting before Microsoft took it offline. “We are deeply sorry for the unintended offensive and hurtful tweets from Tay, which do not represent who we are or what we stand for, nor how we designed Tay. Tay is now offline and we’ll look to bring Tay back only when we are confident we can better anticipate malicious intent that conflicts with our…


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