In November 2016, tech monolith Google officially launched their smart speaker, the Google Home, powered by their artificial intelligence endeavour, the Google Virtual Assistant. Google Assistant invites a whole new level of interaction with websites […]
The push for social platforms to remove hate speech and illegal speech has risen dramatically with the global pandemic, as some online communities search for a scapegoat during this difficult time. Many are “urging governments […]
Can automating the process of content moderation solve platforms governance woes? This web essay argues that while it is an “appealing idea” it is not a fool proof solution and “may be contrary to the […]
As the world moves online with technological development and dependence, it is inevitable that biometric identity systems are increasingly used as a global method to combat crime and improve verification processes (Jacobsen, 2012).
At present time, encountering with a blocked post on content-sharing platforms is not a rare incident anymore. This web essay offers a critical analysis of automated content moderation, suggesting that it is operating with both […]
Overview As a product of globalization, the world internet has connected everyone together with no distance in recent years. Reviewing the develop of internet in last 60 years, there are four periods can be concluded which are […]
Image by Angelica Elvy of TikTok homepage By Angelica Elvy What is TikTok? and what is the technology behind its success? TikTok is currently the fastest growing social networking site in the world. The social […]
Introduction The sheer size of the internet; with its anonymity and connectivity, makes it a hot bed for extremist views, harassment and hate speech. The complexity of regulating content extends beyond the capacity of traditional […]