Chatbots are computer programs designed to simulate exchanging messages with a human.
They match messages from real humans with combinations of keywords and other responses stored in their database.
It isn’t suspicious for someone to mention Tinder while they are chatting on Tinder.
Anything that doesn’t grow naturally from the conversation is most likely a disguised sales pitch.
Unless the link is directly related to a topic you brought up of your own will, it is most likely spam. Real person or not, receiving a message asking for any personal financial information such as your credit card number means it’s time to say goodbye.
He recommends outsmarting them by typing questions one wouldn’t typically ask in certain situations.
A human would be confused but able to answer the questions accurately.