A fruit machine company in the UK is using AI to detect when gambling is getting too frenetic, in order to lock out problem gamblers. Playing too fast, staying on a machine too long and chasing a losing streak are examples of problematic behaviour. The user will be shut out of the machine for 30 seconds (which some experts say is not enough) plus the staff at the betting shop will come and talk to them. More here.
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