Google toughens fight terrorists on Youtube

Google ужесточает борьбу c террористами на Youtube

The Corporation will focus on the capture of recruiters

American Corporation Google is tightening the fight against the proliferation of videos of extremist content on the Internet belongs to her-YouTube. About it reports UKRINFORM with reference to the statement of the company.

“Despite the fact that we and other companies for many years working to identify and remove content that does not comply with our policy, the bitter truth is that we, as an industry, must recognize that there is still a lot of work,” said Google General counsel Kent Walker.

Google plans to expand cooperation with NGOs fighting the spread of extremist materials on the Internet. With their help, the company will be able to find YouTube content that’s meant for recruiting potential extremists. Also, the Corporation is going to contact people interested in such a video, and send them links to the recording of anti-extremist content.

Previously, Facebook introduced new technology to combat terrorism. Employees reported that testing the software, which will identify the social network of recruiters and extremists. The main role in the process is given an artificial intelligence.

Earlier, the leaders of the Google project, called Project Wing, dedicated to technology development for commercial drones, announced a successful trial of a tracking system for air traffic drones.