Consider the artificially intelligent voices you hear on a regular basis. Whether it’s Apple’s Siri, Microsoft’s Cortana, Amazon’s Alexa, or virtually any GPS system, chances are the computerized personalities in your life are women.
This gender imbalance is pervasive in fiction as well as reality.
It harkens back to the days of Jonah and Chelsea Peretti’s Rejection Hotline from 2002, a number you could dole out and that, when called up, would play a rejection message.
The 2017 reboot is 1-626-GOODBYE (unfortunately only available right now for U.
Boy Bye Bot's website logs some of the funniest, disturbingly aggressive and ridiculous interactions the bot has undertaken.
Elequent reactions include ‘you’re creeping me out’, ’girl quit playing’ and ‘you is a ho...nothing classy bout u’.
Over the last year, we’ve begun experimenting with bot design at Intercom—we’ve written before about some of the design considerations we made along the way about its role, its name, its personality, and the jobs it was designed to do.
Our bot intentionally handles only a few small jobs, the most essential of which is to keep customers and businesses (teams) in contact, even when the team is away.
Tay AI, Microsoft's Twitter chatbot, had been online for less than 12 hours when she began to spew racism -- in the form of both Nazism and enthusiastic support for "making America great again" -- and sexualize herself nonstop. ." Our cultural norms surrounding chatbots, virtual assistants like your i Phone's Siri, and primitive artificial intelligence reflect our gender ideology.Anticipating the other side of the conversation is not a new communication problem.Between humans, communication is incredibly faulty. Our participation in conversations means not just listening to words and parsing them, but subconsciously listening to dozens of other factors—how a person sounds, what they look like, their body language, where you both are.Virtual assistants like Siri, Cortana, and Alexa perform functions historically given to women.They schedule appointments, look up information, and are generally designed for communication.
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