The program used facial recognition technology to identify women who had appeared in porn videos. Photo: Shutterstock

Chinese programmer shuts down AI project to detect women in porn videos after backlash

  • Program used facial recognition technology to cross-reference videos and images on pornography sites with user information on social media
  • After being swamped with angry messages and criticism, Li Xu, who came up with the idea, says all data collected has now been deleted
Topic |   China Society

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The program used facial recognition technology to identify women who had appeared in porn videos. Photo: Shutterstock
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