And they ruse is easy to fall for, because it plays into our desire for easy flirtation.SEE ALSO: 10 Red Flags You're About to Get Spammed Here's how it works: Scammers set up fake profiles with photos of attractive women.Such programs are often designed to convincingly simulate how a human would behave as a conversational partner, thereby passing the Turing test.Chatterbots are typically used in dialog systems for various practical purposes including customer service or information acquisition.
The term "Chatter Bot" was originally coined by Michael Mauldin (creator of the first Verbot, Julia) in 1994 to describe these conversational programs.
which proposed what is now called the Turing test as a criterion of intelligence.
This criterion depends on the ability of a computer program to impersonate a human in a real-time written conversation with a human judge, sufficiently well that the judge is unable to distinguish reliably—on the basis of the conversational content alone—between the program and a real human.
In the end, the scheme looked like little more than a cheap shot to promote half-baked dating sites that ask for money to sign up, even though the hapless few who do probably have almost zero chance of getting lucky.
If you’re an avid online dater, you probably think you’ll never get fooled by a bot. It should be pretty easy to spot the difference between a human girl and R2-D2.