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Google Cousin Develops Technology to Flag Toxic Online Comments
Google Alphabet has developed new software called Perspective that will flag potentially problematic user comments, for example so news sites can narrow down which posts require manual review. A machine-learning algorithm was given thousands of comments rated for toxicity, in order to build a model that could identify the problematic ones. The developers hope that this system will enable more sharing of thoughts and ideas.