AI on Facebook will determine suicidal users
As reported by the BBC News Service, the social networking site Facebook has developed algorithms for artificial intelligence, which are able, based on specific behavioral responses and communication styles of people to calculate the users that are more or less prone to suicide. The data of "suspicious" of users will be sent a special team to analyze, which already will decide whether the person needs help.
AI algorithms developed in Facebook, will not analyze users' personal information. Artificial intelligence will be scanned only publications, photos and comments. The search will be carried out on several parameters such as references to the mental anguish, pain, sadness and questions from friends of my friends list, such as "Are you okay?" "I am for you worry." "Do not be so killed," and so Further. At the moment, the project launched in the US only in the test mode. Facebook representatives say they are cooperating with several mental health organizations. Identified suicidal users can quickly communicate with them through messages to all the same Facebook. In addition, as claimed by the head of the security department, who works on the program,
"These measures are not only useful, but also critically needed. If successful, the project in the future the company plans to work to create an algorithm that will identify suicidal people during online video broadcasts. "