• 10 things in tech you need to know today

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday.
    Exclusive: Instagram's new TV service recommended videos of potential child abuse. Instagram's new TV service, IGTV, recommended videos of what appeared to be child exploitation and genital mutilation, a Business Insider investigation has found.
    Here's everything Amazon announced at its huge September event. Amazon held a special event on Thursday to unveil a slew of new gadgets and services, including the new Echo Dot, the AmazonBasics microwave and the Alexa Guard.
    Adobe is acquiring software company Marketo for $4.75...
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  • Instagram's new TV service recommended videos of potential child abuse

    Instagram's new TV service recommended videos of potential child abuse

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Exclusive: Instagram's new TV service, IGTV, recommended videos of what appeared to be child exploitation and genital mutilation, a Business Insider investigation has found.
    BI monitored IGTV over a three-week period and found its algorithm recommended disturbing and potentially illegal videos.
    Two of the videos, featuring suggestive footage of young girls, were reported to the police by a leading children's charity over concerns they broke the law.
    Instagram took five days to remove the videos, and apologised to users who saw them. The Facebook-owned app said it wants IGTV to be a "safe...
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