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Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
How the internet manipulated Microsoft's AI chatbot into learning and repeating hate speech   —  How The Internet Turned Microsoft's AI Chatbot Into A Neo-Nazi  —  In a matter of hours this week, Microsoft's AI-powered chatbot, Tay, went from a jovial teen to a Holocaust-denying menace openly calling for a race war in ALL CAPS.
Mar 24, 2016, 10:25 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Microsoft introduces Tay, an AI chatbot that's learned how to behave from young adults' online conversations and is debuting on Kik, GroupMe, and Twitter   —  Microsoft's New AI-Powered Chatbot Mimics A 19-Year-Old American Girl  —  Microsoft's new AI-powered chatbot, Tay …
Mar 23, 2016, 11:30 AMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Shopify's new iOS keyboard, Shopkey, populates with product catalogs, so retailers can easily share product pictures and purchase links   —  Shopify Smooths Way For Retailers Selling On Social With New Keyboard  —  Social media has made us weirdly comfortable addressing corporations like people …
Feb 17, 2016, 2:25 AMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Twitter To Introduce Algorithmic Timeline As Soon As Next Week   —  A Tweetstorm is brewing in San Francisco. … Say hello to a brand new Twitter.  The company is planning to introduce an algorithmic timeline as soon as next week, BuzzFeed News has learned.
Feb 5, 2016, 9:10 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Twitter execs lash out after Facebook calls service “Social Media” in trending column   —  Twitter Execs Are Annoyed At Facebook For Referring To Them As “Social Media”  —  When a Twitter flame war between Wendy's and Burger King last week ended with Wendy's saying it would respond …
Jan 30, 2016, 7:55 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
A history of Facebook's Free Basics and Internet.org, which emerged from growth initiatives before being besieged by regulators and net neutrality advocates   —  How Facebook's Plan To Give The World Free Mobile Internet Went So Wrong  —  A history of Facebook's highly controversial …
Jan 21, 2016, 5:15 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Twitter removes conservative writer Milo Yiannopoulos's verification badge without stating a reason, inflaming politicized battle over online speech   —  Twitter Unverifies Writer Amid Speech Wars  —  Twitter's removal of journalist and provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos's verification badge …
Jan 9, 2016, 6:25 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook's Instant Articles officially go live on Android phones today, with over 350 publications globally   —  Facebook's Instant Articles Officially Go Live On Android Phones Today  —  Facebook's fast-loading Instant Articles are going live across all Android phones worldwide today following …
Dec 16, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook adds Buy Tickets button which lets users purchase concert tickets from small group of venues, artists, and promoters without leaving Facebook   —  In Latest Commerce Move, Facebook Brings Concert Ticketing To Its Platform  —  Facebook is starting to sell concert tickets directly through its event pages.
Dec 3, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Alex Kantrowitz / BuzzFeed:
Facebook's David Marcus on how humans work alongside AI automation to power Facebook M and whether such a service can scale   —  Time To Meet The Wizard: Facebook's Messenger Head Pulls Back The Curtain On “M”  —  Facebook's David Marcus says M is already a lot more than just people pretending to be robots.
Nov 22, 2015, 1:45 AMIn context

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