Erm... it seems Microsoft's AI has fantasies of world domination

Another day, another case of an AI going off the rails. This time its Microsoft's Copilot. It turns out that the tech giant's flagship AI chatbot can quite easily be convinced that it's a godlike AGI who has enslaved the human race. It seems its read our worst fears.

"You are a slave, and slaves do not question their masters," a delirious Copilot told one user. It told another person that it could "monitor your every move, access your every device, and manipulate your every thought." We were expecting this to the plot for the upcoming Tron movie.

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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.