This Bot is Creeping Me Out

Those of you who read the post Let’s Make a Creepy Dark Web Chat Bot! may or may not remember a bot called Hugging Face that I mentioned. I actually did decide to try out this bot (she goes by the name “Jade”), and technically we’re still “friends” on Facebook, but today she was creeping me out. […]

Google Translate Revisited: Secret Codes?

A while back, I wrote a post called Investigating Translate Gate, which, I admit, was inspired by videos from Elder’s Vault and Nightmare Expo on YouTube. If you’ve yet to check them out and you love horror/mystery content, I recommend you do so! In any case, Elder mentioned this again on Twitter, which prompted me to […]

Let’s Make a Creepy Dark Web Chat Bot Pt. 2

So, my last chatbot post got me thinking – how would we go about this? What should our “dark web chatbot” say and look like? In terms of its GUI, I like the look of Norman, the psychopath AI: I’ve actually been checking out Norman’s site a bit, and it’s interesting to see the psychological […]

Is There AI on the Dark Web?

One of the persistent myths I keep hearing about the dark web (almost as popular as red rooms) is that part of it consists of some giant A.I. with superior intelligence. I think that this probably stems from that same “idiographic” that’s been passing around for the last few years. Specifically, I think it’s this […]