A few weeks ago I was introduced to the world of BDSM scripts: simple sims that replicate the experience of being with a dominatrix.It occurred to me that these scripts had a connection to ELIZA, one of the earliest examples of a natural language processing program.
But this isn't just a game about feeling sexy; it's a narrative with something to share about multiplicity and how we connect with others.
You're then scored for how effective your trickery was.
You can play Sext Machine by texting ;) — the most classic of sexting emoticons — to 669-333-7398.
Each year, AI enthusiasts compete for the Loebner prize, which pits chatbot against chatbot to see who or what can come closest to passing that test.
While more sophisticated methods of machine learning are in development, many of today's chatbots are still built on a similar coded call-and-response formula as ELIZA.