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chat bot Olympics 2023

CHAT BOT Olympics by

misinformation, tutorial GPT (Generative Pre-trained Transformer), tools for WEBINT (web intelligence) and debunking, fact-checking practices

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CHATBOT as a POSSIBILITY ENGINE? AI generates alternative ways to express an idea.

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CHATBOT as a PERSONAL TUTOR? AI tutors each student and provides immediate feedback on progress.

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Be critical 2023: Be critical of the information you receive and try to verify its accuracy before sharing it.

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Chatbots cannot be used to manipulate people.

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CHATBOT as an EXPLORATORIUM? AI provides tools for playing, exploring, and interpreting data.

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Cross-check 2023: Compare different sources of news and see how they cover the topic.

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Verification of images and videos in the fight against misinformation with YouTube Data Viewer

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A robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Law ASIMOV.

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IS IT A JOKE? If it's too bizarre, it might be satire. Research the source to be sure.

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Chatbots have human intelligence.

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Chatbot technology is too complex.

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Research authors' skills on Social Search

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Always verify received information by comparing it with reliable and authoritative sources. Chatbots can make mistakes or rely on outdated data.

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Chatbots are always reliable and truthful.

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