Facebook using artificial intelligence to censor nudity, violence and other naughty content

FACEBLOCK Social network wants to automatically flag up videos that might offend users or break ‘community guidelines’ FACEBOOK is using artificial intelligence to automatically flag offensive material in live video streams. The social network has been embroiled in a number of content controversies this year, facing international outcry after removing an iconic Vietnam War photo due to nudity and allowing the spread of fake news on its site. Getty Images Facebook is committed to keeping nasty content away from its users Facebook has historically relied mostly on users to report offensive posts, which are then checked by its employees against company “community standards.” Decisions on especially thorny content issues that might require policy changes are made by top executives at the company. Joaquin Candela, the company’s director of applied machine learning, said…


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