Facebook on Tuesday said it removed a huge number of posts over the past few months for promoting violence and hate speech across its apps. The social media giant attributed the development to technology improvements for automatically identifying text and images. The world’s biggest social media company removed about 4.7 million posts connected to hate organizations on its flagship app in the first quarter, up from 1.6 million in the 2019 fourth quarter. It also deleted 9.6 million posts containing hate speech, compared with 5.7 million in the prior period.…
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