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UK to unveil new tech to fight extremist content online

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The British government is unveiling new technology to remove extremist material from social media. It says that the system uses advanced machine learning to analyze the sound and visual components...
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The UK government has developed AI so powerful it can block 99.99% of ISIS propaganda videos before they reach the internet

The UK government has developed AI so powerful it can block 99.99% of ISIS propaganda videos before they reach the internet

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The British government has developed AI technology which can scan videos and work out whether they contain extremist content.
It gave £600,000 of public money to tech firm ASI Data Science to build it.
The firm claims its tech can distinguish news from propaganda with near-perfect accuracy.
It is designed to stop ISIS taking advantage of second-tier social media platforms to spread their message.
The British government has announced the launch of AI software which it claims can detect ISIS propaganda videos with 99.995% accuracy and block them from being published.
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