Facebook’s ever-improving AI to detect hate speech

January 14, 2021 | By | Reply More

n Facebook’s Community Standards Enforcement Report from October to December 2020, every 10,000 views of content, only seven to eight were views of hateful content. Facebook took action on 6.3 million bullying and harassment posts. (an increase from 2.5 million posts in quarter three). This is great improvement.

Same is for Instagram with 6.6 million hate speech content and 308,000 organized hate content.

Proactive rate,the amount of content Facebook removes before any user reports it, jumped from 26 percent to 49 percent on Facebook, and from 55 percent to 80 percent on Instagram.

Facebook began relying more on its AI system to help evaluate hateful content due yo COVID. Facebook’s AI has become smarter and more efficient.

Category: AI

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