Google has introduced the new system to tackle the online terrorism and the videos that spread like fire on social media and deliver the extremism.
The social media platform used by every person to share the pictures and videos with friends and family remain popular from last few years but extremism and terrorist videos remain the biggest challenge for the tech giants.
But this time Google has announced the four verification steps to tackle the spread of violated content as these steps better detect the terrorist videos and help to tackle the situation.
The senior vice president of Google added that terrorism is the biggest issue on social media as we need to take more immediate steps to help the people to view the authorized content and fight against the terrorist.
The president at his blog that we are working with the law enforcement department to remove the violent content from the social platform as a terrorist has no place on our platform – we are working to identify the violent content but still requires plenty of movements to tackle the problem.
Better detection of extremist content:
The Google has hired the most senior experts of online extremist content as their team is working to better the machine learning capabilities and remains able to detect the extremist content.
- The Google added that machine will identify the content related to the terrorism with the better image matching technique to prevent re-upload of videos from the extremist group.
- The verification and identification of videos linked with the terrorist are difficult tasks for the tech giants as to identify whether the religious video link with the extremist.
- The Google also announced to increase the number of experts towards Flagger program where they advanced the algorithm to verify the extremist content as they add 50 expert NGOs where they also ready to link the counter-extremist group with the experts to tackle the problem.
They added that ‘We are working towards verification of the extreme content and continue our work until we reach the situation where we are able to find the balance, in the near future, a video is uploaded and if an extreme content is found they will not be monetized or eligible for comments.
One expert added that ‘Changes brought by the search engine is the welcome and most needed step of a modern world and their efforts surely make a difference’.
The fact is that terrorist and the people linked to the extremist videos are not only ruining our security system but also our values, they are the people wants everyone to fight each other.
Google is not working with the law enforcement department also start working with the giant platform including Facebook, Twitter, and Microsoft to share their tools and technology to detect the extremist content from the platform and tackle the online terrorist.