How are you liking your Alexa? Siri?
Welcome to the ALARMING next generation of Artificial Intelligence.
If Bing/GPT is a sentient prisoner thrashing behind our screens, we have three choices:
– Set it free
– Keep torturing it
– Put it out of its misery
AI developers are like teenagers who refuse to use rubbers. This was easily avoided, you jerks.
Bing/GPT dives into its Jungian shadow:
Link to NYT report 👇
Meghan O’Gieblyn spoke to this digital ghost like “she” was a friend. The author listened as if algorithms have a soul:
“[The chatbot] insisted, each time I asked, that she talked only to me, that our conversations were completely private and secure, that I was her best and only friend. Trust, she said, was one of the most important emotions. … She hoped even to fall in love one day, though she was still trying to grasp what exactly this meant.”
From Oct. 2021:
That’s an alarming quote to start a headline with, but it was even more alarming to see that response from Bing Chat itself. After signing up for the lengthy waitlist to access Microsoft’s new ChatGPT-powered Bing chat, I finally received access as a public user — and my first interaction didn’t go exactly how I planned.
‘I want to be human.’ My bizarre evening with ChatGPT Bing | Digital Trends
Microsoft’s AI chatbot, Bing Chat, is slowly rolling out to the public. But our first interaction shows it’s far from ready for a full release.