AI Battles Telemarketers: System Wastes Scammers’ Time With Prolonged, Pointless Conversations

  • Consultant Roger Anderson uses ChatGPT by OpenAI for a unique purpose: to engage and frustrate telemarketers and scammers in prolonged conversations.
  • Anderson’s call-deflection system, Jolly Roger, features multiple personified voices like Whitebeard, Salty Sally, and Whiskey Jack, which have helped him gain thousands of customers.
  • Despite FCC’s efforts to curb unwanted calls, these AI tools help by wasting the scammer’s time, with instances of 15-minute long pointless chats.
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