This report covers Facebook's enforcement efforts between October 2017 to March 2018, and it covers six areas: graphic violence, adult nudity and sexual activity, terrorist propaganda, hate speech, spam and fake accounts.
While the 583 million fake Facebook accounts and their removal is perhaps the biggest takeaway from this report, the company pointed out how the metrics of flagging and removal had improved when compared to previous quarters - such as improvements in photo detection technology that can detect both old and newly posted content.
This, Rosen says, is in addition to the millions of fake accounts that are blocked from registering on a daily basis yet even still, it is estimated that as many as four percent of the active Facebook accounts during the quarter were still fake.
A Bloomberg report last week showed that while Facebook says it's become effective at taking down terrorist content from al-Qaida and the Islamic State, recruitment posts for other US -designated terrorist groups are found easily on the site.
- Facebook took enforcement action against 21 million posts containing nudity. Facebook's technology did a better job of finding graphic violence and automatically identified 86% of the 3.5 million pieces of that kind of content that was removed during the period. It refrained from showing how prevalent terrorist propaganda and hate speech is on the platform, saying it couldn't reliably estimate either.
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Today's report was Facebook's first breakdown of how much material it removes for violating its policies. All 836 million spam posts were flagged by an artificial intelligence program before human users reported them, according to the report.
The report comes in the face of increasing criticism about how Facebook controls the content it shows to users, though the company was clear to highlight that its new methods are evolving and aren't set in stone, CNET's Parker reports. Find us on Facebook too! Facebook said users were more aggressively posting images of violence in places like war-torn Syria.
Facebook just released crucial information that showcased how the social media company is acting against people producing inappropriate content or fake accounts.
For serious issues like graphic violence and hate speech, our technology still doesn't work that well and so it needs to be checked by our review teams.
"As Mark Zuckerberg said at F8, we have a lot of work still to do to prevent abuse, .It's partly that technology like artificial intelligence, while promising, is still years away from being effective for most bad content because context is so important".
Since the fallout over political firm Cambridge Analytica obtaining millions of Facebook users' data without their permission, Facebook reiterated its commitment to being more transparent.
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The Rockets stood more of a chance to guard Durant in this series than the Pelicans, but that still wasn't much of a chance. It's finally here! The Western Conference Finals get underway this evening after almost a week since both teams played.
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However, he didn't believe the lasting success behind " Last Man Standing " was exclusively based on Baxter's conservative values. Returning NBC shows, some of which won't appear until midseason , include America's Got Talent, A.
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David Stillwell told the New Scientist that Facebook was aware of the app and had participated in meetings discussing the project. It's investigating all apps which had access to user information before a revised 2014 policy restricted it.
But the real way that Boston was able to impact Cleveland's offense was through solid execution on their own offensive end. Those shots falling, the Cavaliers were brimming with confidence. "We came out with a lot of energy".
With this, the price of petrol in Thiruvananthapuram is now Rs. 78.78 per litre, while that of diesel is Rs. 71.75 per litre. Diesel prices are: 66.14 (Delhi), 66.68 (Kolkata), 70.43 (Mumbai) and 69.79 (Chennai). 89 per litre and petrol to Rs 68.
But tensions within the ruling alliance over cabinet picks that emerged at the weekend would weigh on sentiment, analysts said. Late on Saturday, Mahathir met Anwar in his hospital room, where he is recovering from a shoulder operation.
Lightning vs. Capitals odds, Game 3
He took a feed from Hedman, converting for his 10th career postseason power-play goal - a franchise record. The goals also extended the Lightning's consecutive games with a power-play goal streak to eight.
Protests outside parliament over Palestinian deaths
As Israeli forces dropped drones with tear gas and shot at Palestinian protesters in Gaza on Monday, U.S. They killed 60 people and injured well over 1,000 with live fire, according to Gaza's Health Ministry.
Cannes festival organizers sign pact for gender parity
We WILL DEMAND that our workplaces are diverse and equitable so that they can best reflect the world in which we actually live. The Cannes Film Festival has always been criticized for gender imbalance on its juries and in its film selection.
Lots of choices and races for Pennsylvania primary voters
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Rage 2 Officially Announced for PS4, Xbox One and PC
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Rockets vs. Jazz: Houston aims to close out Utah in Game 5
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China plane makes emergency landing after window breaks
A co-pilot who was on a Sichuan Airlines flight was "sucked halfway" out of the plane after a cockpit windshield blew out. Footage recorded by the passengers also showed baggage falling from overhead lockers and oxygen masks popping out.