A press release emailed to me by Outfit7 spokesperson Cassie Chandler further explains how Talking Angela's "chatbot" technology works:. The promo videos themselves are child-safe, but once on YouTube a child could continue browsing and be exposed to videos and user comments that aren't so safe.
There's nothing insidious behind Talking Angela, just a basic AI artificial intelligence program designed to provide an enjoyable, reasonably realistic user experience the same goes for Talking Tom Cat , a similar free app offered by the same company. For one, the chat mode only comes on when the child mode is switched on.
I pray the ocean county investigators can crack this thing open!!!!! Sources and further reading. Finally, in-app purchases.
Post to Facebook. The Simpsons: As some children surely will. Most popular. Angelica stayed home from school today and thank GOD she did.
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The point: I that point I had heard enough I zaid ang shut it off now! Talking Angela is part of a wider series of apps called Talking Tom and Friends, which have been downloaded more than 1. It follows the pattern of previous Talking Tom and Friends apps: In response to the warnings on Facebook, Login said, "These comments are so ridiculous. The app is based on chat bot software, and it is not possible for a human to take over talking for Angela, said Samo Login, co-founder and CEO of Outfit7, the company that developed the app.
The franchise has more than 1. There is also a camera feature, which has been referenced in some of the Facebook messages about Talking Angela.
I immediately deleted it! Login said the company will be adding a parental control to the Talking Angela app, as well as to the other talking character apps.