• Instagram To Use Machine Learning To Spot Bullying In Photos

    12 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Bullying and harassment online is unfortunately more common than we'd like, although Instagram has introduced various tools to help keep such bullying out of the comments section. However what if the bullying was done in a photo where regular filters can't pick up on it? That's an area that Instagram plans to address using machine learning. The company plans on using machine learning to try and spot bullying that might be taking place in photos and its captions. The use of machine learning doesn't mean that it will automatically take such posts down, but rather it will be more proactive in...
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