Microsoft employees built the bot in a philanthropic initiative called Project Intercept, in collaboration with nonprofits that hope it can reduce demand for sex workers, and the incentives for criminals to coerce people into the sex trade.
The technology is not a product of Microsoft itself.
The chat service is completely anonymous, your chat partner cannot see who you are.
Our chat service lets you text chat with randomly selected people from all over the world in private chat rooms.
The software program develops ten relationships varying from a 'romantic lover' to a 'sexual predator'.
Victims of the bot are also directed to a 'private' website from where malware could be installed on their machines.
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Innovative ideas discussed at a chatbot hackathon, held by accelerator TLabs and personal chat assistance startup Haptik, included those that could help improve your flirting skills, or count calories, or generate soil reports for farmers.
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The theme of the 'botathon' was to build conversational chatbots on platforms such as Messenger, Twitter and Slack across domains including, food, health, entertainment, real estate, education and services.
Vice President of PC Tools, Mike Greene, said that the more cautious people generally don't click a link or open attachments.