Does Bing’s ChatBot Really Want to Be Human?

Bonita Jewel, MFA
6 min readFeb 21, 2023

Or Was “Sydney” Pushed Too Hard by Kevin Roose?

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Technology columnist Kevin Roose is a member of a fairly elite “small group of testers” who has been given the chance to access the new Bing chat service, powered by AI and “outfitted with advanced artificial intelligence technology from OpenAI” Source.