Higher Studies: IIT Hyderabad Announces 3 New Industry-Oriented BTech Programmes  |  Leadership Instincts: Innovation Hub of IIT Hyderabad and ARAI sign MoU for India Specific AV Tech  |  International Edu News: Nobel Peace Prize Laureates of 20th Century  |  International Edu News: Nobel Peace Prize 2021 for Safeguarding Freedom of Expression  |  Finance: Nobel Prize-Economics: Empirical Modeling and Applications in Textile Industry  |  Science Innovations: Explaining Brown Dwarfs  |  Best Practices: ITIC Incubator at IIT Hyderabad to Promote Six Startups in Autonomous Navigation  |  Teacher Insights: Depressed Adolescents Muted in Reaction to Distressing Images  |  Leadership Instincts: A new Lab for Science in Diplomacy in Geneva  |  Parent Interventions: Parental Genes May Influence Child’s Educational Attainments  |  Education Information: Nobel Stories: a Throwback and Latest Updates   |  Teacher Insights: School Reopening: Online as well as Classroom Learning should go hand-in hand  |  Education Information: UCSF Starts New Organisation to Involve Students in Covid Research  |  International Edu News: Go Green, Go Paperless! Next-Gen Education goes Paperless.  |  National Edu News: Go Green, Go Paperless! Next-Gen Education goes Paperless.  |  
July 08, 2019 Monday 02:50:25 PM IST

Intentonomy-New Way to Study in Realtime FaceBook, Instagram Post Intentions

Technology Inceptions

Sergie Belongie, Professor of Computer Science at Cornell Tech, is thinking of how a new machine learning system might find out the intentions behind an FB or Instagram post in real time and help take action on them. 
Content with malicious intent presents a major problem for Facebook, which is searching for a way to rapidly identify and remove harmful posts, such as the livestreaming of the March 15 mass shooting in New Zealand, amid a volume of content too vast for humans to moderate. 
He calls it "intentonomy", the study of real intentions behind a social media post. It could be benign to polarizing to hateful.  Bergie has received a $1.77 mn three year grant from Facebook for identifying malicious content in FB. There could be human nature, politics, tribal behaviour, monetary incentives behind postings.Belongie's team is also working on machine learning approaches for detecting forgeries.

Source:http://news.cornell.edu/stories/2019/06/research-examines-intent-behind-facebook-posts



Comments