Microsoft announces Project Artemis to spot child grooming attempts in online chats

Thursday 9 January 2020 | 14:25 CET | News
Microsoft has announced a child sexual exploitation grooming detection technique called Project Artemis for use with online "chat", developed in conjunction with The Meet Group, Roblox, Kik and Thorn. It uses Microsoft-patented technology and will be made freely available via Thorn, a not-for-profit provider of child protection software, to qualified online service companies that run a chat function.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: Internet / IT
Companies: Microsoft
Countries: World
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Tele2 provides Swedish helpline services for child protection organisation ECPAT

Published 22 Sep 2021 12:42 CET | Sweden
Tele2 said it has agreed to provide connectivity for several years to the organisation Every Child Protected Against Trafficking ...

IWF launches new campaign to protect teenage girls from online grooming

Published 22 Apr 2021 09:44 CET | United Kingdom
The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) has launched a new campaign to warn teenage girls and their parents in the UK about the ...

Microsoft appoints Ntwiga as country manager for Kenyan operations

Published 08 Jan 2020 10:11 CET | Kenya
Microsoft has appointed Kendi Ntwiga Nderitu as the manager for its operations in Kenya. Ntwiga had previously served as the ...

Microsoft Taiwan, KKBOX enter global strategic partnership

Published 23 Dec 2019 12:52 CET | Taiwan
Microsoft Taiwan and Asian media technology company, KKBOX Group, entered into a global strategic partnership that will migrate ...

Microsoft onthult Xbox Series X, verkoop eind 2020

Published 13 Dec 2019 10:25 CET | World
Microsoft heeft zijn nieuwe console onthuld, de Xbox Series X. Die gaat eind volgend jaar in de verkoop, met games in 4K ...

Nominet launches new Countering Online Harm Fund to protect children

Published 06 Dec 2019 11:46 CET | United Kingdom
UK internet infrastructure company Nominet has announced a new Countering Online Harm Fund for technology innovation, as part of ...

O2 backs relaunch of Net Aware site for parents

Published 27 Aug 2019 16:40 CET | United Kingdom
A study commissioned by O2 UK shows that almost a third (29%) of children aged 8-13 have given out their personal details to ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

18 Oct Apple Event
19 Oct Tele2 Q3 2021
19 Oct A1 Telekom Austria Q3 2021
19 Oct Netflix Q3 2021
19 Oct Iridium Q3 2021
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
19 Oct Pixel Fall Launch
19 Oct Arm DevSummit
20 Oct Elisa Q3 results
20 Oct Crown Castle Q3
20 Oct Verizon Q3 2021
20 Oct Bango strategy day
20 Oct Samsung Unpacked Part 2
21 Oct AT&T Q3 2021
21 Oct Orange Belgium Q3 2021
21 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
21 Oct Intel Q3
21 Oct Telia Q3 results
21 Oct Snap Q3
22 Oct Doro Q3 results
22 Oct Ericsson Q3 2021
25 Oct Facebook Q3
::: More Calendar Items