Ontario firm’s social-media monitoring software linked to racial profiling by U.S. police — Multicultural Meanderings

Not surprising. While the underlying technology may or may not be neutral, how it is used and which terms it looks for, is not: A London company’s software has been implicated in racial profiling by police departments in the United States and banned from Twitter. Media Sonar has sold software to police and law-enforcement agencies, […]

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