Adult bot chat
She will say something like, "I don't feel comfortable talking about that, let's talk about something else," if a user tries to get Zo to say something racist or offensive.
At a Microsoft AI event in San Francisco on Tuesday, Harry Shum, EVP of Microsoft AI, explained that in order to have successful artificial intelligence, computers should be both smart and emotional.
Adding to the confusion with regard to the Tinder bots, is the fact that Tinder, too, offers a verification process of its own.
However, it’s not something that’s open to everyone – only celebrities and other notable figures are verified and only because people would otherwise assume their profiles are fake.
A new bot scam on Tinder is tapping into users’ desire to become “verified” on the popular dating service – a process that people believe would allow them to confirm their identity, and legitimize their account for the purposes of trust and safety.
Furthering its bot takeover, Microsoft also announced the Cortana Devices SDK.
With the new scam making its rounds on Tinder, bots match with users then begin flirty chats that say things like which is just random enough to sound like a cheesy opening line.
Then, after a series of messages with the potential victim, the bot will ask the user if they’re verified on Tinder.
Also on Tuesday, Microsoft previewed Microsoft Translator Live, real-time translation software that lets you have conversations with someone in a different language.
It can translate nine spoken languages and 50 written languages.