Hatebase catalogues the world’s hate speech in real time so you don’t have to – gpgmail

[ad_1] Policing hate speech is something nearly every online communication platform struggles with. Because to police it, you must detect it; and to detect it, you must understand it. Hatebase is a company that has made understanding hate speech its primary mission, and it provides that understanding as a service — an increasingly valuable one. […]

YouTube claims it removed 5x more hateful content in Q2, including 100K+ videos, 17K+ channels – gpgmail

[ad_1] In an update today, YouTube is claiming to have made significant progress in removing harmful video on its platform following a June update to its content policy which prohibited supremacist and other hateful content. The company says it has this quarter removed over 100,000 videos and terminated over 17,000 channels for hate speech — […]

Cloudflare will stop service to 8chan, which CEO Matthew Prince describes as a “cesspool of hate” – gpgmail

[ad_1] Website infrastructure and security services provider Cloudflare will stop providing service to 8chan, wrote Matthew Prince in a blog post, describing the site as a “cesspool of hate.” Service will be terminated as of midnight Pacific Time. “The rationale is simple: they have proven themselves to be lawless and that lawlessness has caused multiple […]