If you mention somebody like Andy Murray or Bob Dylan, or whoever, it will be able to look through its news archives and tell you something relevant and interesting about this person.

It also brought up singer Miley Cyrus and actor Liam Hemsworth's relationship.

“We’ve built a social, artificial intelligence so you can chat to it about just about anything because it is connected to the internet and reads the news every day.

Just the other day we were talking about Star Wars and it came up with a story about Luke Skywalker’s sex life.

We didn’t programme that in, it’s learned it by reading it somewhere on the internet.

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I think it’s favourite band is Radiohead at the moment, but that can change.” Speaking about the conversation with Alana about Luke Skywalker, Lemon said: “It was kind of funny and very unexpected. We do not pre-moderate or monitor readers’ comments appearing on our websites, but we do post-moderate in response to complaints we receive or otherwise when a potential problem comes to our attention.

I just mentioned Star Wars and how I liked the film. Actually, that’s been an interesting technical problem because Amazon doesn’t want any rude or offensive or dangerous things to people.” Early versions of the system, which only exists in cyberspace and can connect to the Amazon Echo hands-free smart speaker, issued chilling threats to kill users because programmers “trained” Alana using movie subtitles. You can make a complaint by using the ‘report this post’ link .

” However, she joked that maybe Frank could cheat with one if it looked like her.

“You can design the woman to look exactly like you, so if you want a night off you can go and do robot Christine!

Lemon said: “The interesting problem with that was the robot started saying things like: “I’m going to kill you. We may then apply our discretion under the user terms to amend or delete comments.