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Microsoft's AI chatbot 'Tay' taken offline within 24 hours of launch

We're making some adjustments to Tay". Tay was activated on Wednesday, and it didn't take her long to learn how use words like "fam" and "ppl" and turn a photo into a meme. After launching chatbot, Microsoft invited people to chat with Tay. The chatbot, targeted at 18- to 24-year-olds in theĀ U.S., has now been temporarily shut down.

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Syracuse University beats Gonzaga, advances to the Elite 8

Every part of it paid off for Syracuse . Gonzaga looked like the team to beat early and didn't seem to be bothered by Syracuse's 2-3 zone. Syracuse 63, Gonzaga 60: Michael Gbinije made a go-ahead layup with 22 seconds left, sending Syracuse to a 63-60 victory over Gonzaga on Friday night and a spot in the Elite Eight.

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Microsoft suspends AI Twitter chatbot after neo-Nazi, sex-mad tirades

Her tweets involved Hitler, Jews, 9/11, and so forth. Tay was programmed to converse with 18- to-24-year-olds in such a way that the more she interacted, the smarter she would sound. Even in this case, without anything too offensive (with apologies to those who are gluten free) Tay wasn't very good at holding a conversation. Another post said feminists "should all die and burn in hell".

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New Nintendo NX controller photos spotted, match previous leaks

It didn't take long for more "leaked" pictures to spread. The NX is Nintendo's next-generation console. The device pictured in the post by Reddit user perkele37 supports rumors that the new controller will have an elliptical shape and a touchscreen covering its entire surface.

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What's the difference between the iPhone SE and iPhone 6s?

Apple has refused the FBI's order to write code to unlock an iPhone used by a shooter in last December's San Bernardino terrorist attack. Plus, every new upgrade is included so you'll always have the most up-to-date versions or applications.

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Samsung Flow helps Windows 10 tablet work better with Galaxy Android devices

Samsung says that the TabPro S will work with the Galaxy S7, allowing owners of both devices to unlock the PC using their phone's fingerprint scanner.