Facebook bug causes legitimate coronavirus posts to be marked as spam

Facebook bug causes legitimate coronavirus posts to be marked as spam

Facebook has confirmed that a bug was responsible for posts on topics including coronavirus being erroneously marked as spam. ’This is a bug in an anti-spam system, unrelated to any change in our content moderator workforce’, Guy Rosen, Facebook’s VP for integrity, said He added that ’all posts that were incorrectly removed’ had been restored and the issue had been tackled.

Chris
Chris
Werli
Werli 2 months

yet ive seen dozens of ads for magical coronavirus cures.

Arrow
Arrow 2 months

aNd NoBoDy KnOwS wHy! isn't it clear that they've decided they're the arbiters of truth?

Werli
Werli 2 months

just so yall know its because theyre trying to automate the process of removing spam. the problem is that facebook has shitty engineers who can't figure out how to distinguish a real post from a scam post.

TheMadDane
TheMadDane 2 months

Fuck Facebook.

Per Gunnar
Per Gunnar 2 months

What else is new. Facecrap deletes legitimate posts on a regular basis if they don't support the agenda of their leftist staff. People should just abandon that politically biased and corrupt platform altogether.

Sir_Kutz
Sir_Kutz 2 months

China is paying zuck that’s why.

Hugo Stiglitz
Hugo Stiglitz 2 months

CHINESE FLU

Scott Hallinan
Scott Hallinan 2 months

They're also banning any pro gun comments. Not posts. COMMENTS.

Randy Souse-Git
Randy Souse-Git 2 months

#NoFaceTwitInstaSnap

KOAN.
KOAN. 2 months

(((No one knows why)))

npc8472
npc8472 2 months

#itsnotabug

Carisa D
Carisa D 2 months

Anybody hear anything out of New Rochelle in the last 5 days or so? Any tweets or fb posts from an entire town in quarantine?

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