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Gives you advice based on inferences of your shortcomings
and personality traits gained from your web surfing habits.
Idea being that what you do may be more accurate idea of
who you are then what you might tell somone in a therapy
||"You watch a lot of kitten videos ... do the world a favour, throw yourself under a bus".
||There could be something to this. It reminds me of that
story where Amazon detected that a teenager was pregnant
before she did, and accidentally tipped off her parents by
recommending pregnancy-related products to other Amazon
users on the same public IP address. But applying AI to
problems like this is notoriously difficult, so I wouldn't put
any bets on it working well anytime soon.
||To be a success, it only needs to work well enough to get you to buy things you weren't previously aware you needed.
||Counselor is probably a better word for the me too crowd.