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The artificial intelligence that tweets like Donald Trump

16 March 2016 Last updated at 03:33 GMT

DeepDrumpf is an artificial intelligence algorithm designed to tweet like US presidential candidate Donald Trump.

The Twitter-bot uses transcripts of Trump's speeches in order to compose tweets one letter at a time, based on degrees of probability.

BBC Click's spoke to Brad Hayes of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at MIT about his reasons for creating the bot.

More at BBC.com/Click and @BBCClick.