YouTube

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Demostration of Suspicious User Control tool in the Stream Chat section (Twitch)
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Troll Recognition: Twitch Uses AI to Flag Trolls Who Try to Avoid Bans

A prominent online streaming service is using a machine learning model to identify trolls who try to get around being banned.
2 min read
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Human Disabilities Baffle Algorithms

Facebook’s content moderation algorithms block many advertisements aimed at disabled people. The social media platform’s automated systems regularly reject ads for clothing designed for people with physical disabilities.
2 min read
Group of people having a snowball fight and covering with a giant Facebook like button
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Algorithms Against Disinformation

The worldwide pandemic and a contentious U.S. election whipped up a storm of automated disinformation, and some big AI companies reaped the whirlwind.
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Forbidden sign over different potentially dangerous falsehood symbols
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YouTube vs. Conspiracy Theorists

Facing a tsunami of user-generated disinformation, YouTube is scrambling to stop its recommendation algorithm from promoting videos that spread potentially dangerous falsehoods.
2 min read
Chart with top 100 related video sfor YouTube search on "global warming"
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Bad Recommendations

YouTube is a great place to learn about new ideas — including some that have been thoroughly discredited. YouTube’s recommendation algorithm is helping spread misinformation about climate change, according to research by Avaaz, a self-funded activist group.
2 min read

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