Google cuts racy results by 30% for searches like 'Latina teenager'

By Paresh Dave OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) - When U.S. actress Natalie Morales carried out a Google search for "Latina teen" in 2019, she described in a tweet that all she encountered was pornography. Her experience may be different now. The Alphabet Inc unit has cut explicit results by 30% over the past year in searches for "latina teenager" and others related to ethnicity, sexual preference and gender, Tulsee Doshi, head of product for Google's responsible AI team, told Reuters on Wednesday. Doshi said Google had rolled out new artificial intelligence software, known as BERT, to better interpr...