Facebook apologizes after video featuring Black men labeled ‘about primates’ by AI technology
Facebook has apologized after its artificial intelligence technology mislabeled a video featuring Black men as“ about primates.”. - TNS

Facebook has issued an apology after its artificial intelligence technology mislabeled a video featuring Black men in altercations with white police officers and civilians as “about primates.” After social media users finished the clip, published by the Daily Mail earlier this week, they received a prompt asking if they would like to “keep seeing videos about Primates.” “This was clearly an unacceptable error and we disabled the entire topic recommendation feature as soon as we realized this was happening so we could investigate the cause and prevent this from happening again,” Facebook spokes...