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This won't end well. Microsoft's AI boffins unleash a bot that can generate fake comments for news articles

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For example, oppressive regimes could implement such a model to automatically dump a load of fake drivel to drive propaganda. The comments could also kickstart toxic arguments between bots and humans to sow discord and misinformation. Perhaps miscreants might even use it as a way to advertise products or post spam.

Well, that's half the commentards here out of a job...

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