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Google, Facebook start removing extremist content - report

Monday 27 June 2016 | 09:28 CET | News
Google and Facebook have quietly using automation to remove extremist content from their sites, Reuters reported, citing sources familiar with the process. Internet companies are increasing coming under pressure from governments around the world to eradicate violent propaganda from their sites. YouTube and Facebook are among the sites deploying systems to block or rapidly take down Islamic State videos and other similar material, the sources said.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Facebook / Google / Twitter / YouTube
Countries: World
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