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Microsoft Bing not only shows child pornography, it suggests it – TechCrunch

Microsoft Bing not only shows child pornography, it suggests it – TechCrunch Illegal child exploitation imagery is easy to find on Microsoft’s Bing search engine. But even more alarming is that Bing will suggest related keywords and images that provide pedophiles with more child pornography. Following an anonymous tip, TechCrunch commissioned a …

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Google & Facebook fed ad dollars to child porn discovery apps – TechCrunch

Google & Facebook fed ad dollars to child porn discovery apps – TechCrunch Google has scrambled to remove third-party apps that led users to child porn sharing groups on WhatsApp in the wake of TechCrunch’s report about the problem last week. We contacted Google with the name of one these …

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WhatsApp has an encrypted child porn problem – TechCrunch

WhatsApp has an encrypted child porn problem – TechCrunch WhatsApp chat groups are being used to spread illegal child pornography, cloaked by the app’s end-to-end encryption. Without the necessary number of human moderators, the disturbing content is slipping by WhatsApp’s automated systems. A report reviewed by TechCrunch from two Israeli …

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Facebook says it removed 8.7M child exploitation posts with new machine learning tech – TechCrunch

Facebook says it removed 8.7M child exploitation posts with new machine learning tech – TechCrunch Facebook announced today that it has removed 8.7 million pieces of content last quarter that violated its rules against child exploitation, thanks to new technology. The new AI and machine learning tech, which was developed …

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Facebook says it mistakenly asked users for views on grooming

In today’s episode of ‘wtf was the tech industry thinking’, Facebook has been caught asking users if they think it’s okay for an adult man to ask a 14-year-old girl for “sexual pictures” in a private chat. The Guardian reported that Facebook ran the survey on Sunday asking a portion of …

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