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The Loneliness Behind The Bots

If the goal of is to develop bots so “smart” that they enable people to no longer visit, how will that experience be any more fun or enjoyable than the experience of never visiting in the first place?

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Irregular Wisdom From PayPal’s Programmed Agent

My customer service interaction with “Sarah”, a computer program that is supposed to be cleverly programmed to deliver me appropriate answers to my questions about PayPal: “You: Sarah, the $400 I was supposed to have received days ago from PayPal never arrived. Sarah: Are you

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?

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