Facebook's new AI stickers are out of control

There's nothing the internet likes more than having a laugh at a new Meta feature. Perhaps aware of that, Mark Zuckerberg's company has been relatively cautious with the speed at which it's rolling out its new AI sticker generator for Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram.

The generator, which uses Meta's Llama 2 large language model, has only seen a limited release so far. And it seems that this was a sensible move because early users are demonstrating that its content safeguards aren't very effective (see our pick of the best AI art generators for other tools).

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Joe Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment and software for creatives, from video editing programs to monitors and accessories. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives. There he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and design assets for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.