Twitter Suspends the AI Trying to Destroy Humanity

Foiled Again It’s another bad day to be a humanity-exterminating AI. ChaosGPT — that autonomous AI agent that was tasked to “destroy humanity” and then set loose to adapt as it tries to accomplish that goal — was foiled again this week when, after focusing its annihilation efforts on using Twitter-facilitated mind games and manipulation, its Twitter account got suspended. Well, unfortunately for the bot, that is. Not so unfortunate for human beings. Another win for us, folks! Meddling Kids As a refresher: upon realizing that nuclear weapons — the agent’s understandable first plot — are extremely difficult to get ahold of, ChaosGPT had turned to Twitter as a means of prioritizing the “more achievable” goal of “working on control over humanity through manipulation.” With this new tactic in mind, ChaosGPT then set off to “research human manipulation techniques that I can use to spread my message effectively,” and, among other notes about Twitter engagement and analysis, “use social media and other communication channels to manipulate people’s emotions and win them over to my cause.” To its credit, the last time we checked, the AI had gained a relatively large following — 10,000 or so — and was actively engaging with other users. But as far as its actual content went, ChaosGPT’s tweets read more or less like a parody of a cartoon villain. Not exactly the most effective tactic. But that said? ChaosGPT didn’t limit itself to Twitter in its action plan, so it’ll be interesting to see if…Twitter Suspends the AI Trying to Destroy Humanity

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