DailyMail.com wins groveling apology from Facebook

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Mail Online—Facebook has publicly apologized to DailyMail.com and MailOnline for adding an AI-generated label referencing 'primates' to a Mail news video depicting black men.

Facebook Apologizes After Labeling Black Men As "Primates". Facebook Apologizes After Labeling Black Men As "Primates" Facebook rushed to apologize on Friday after it labeled black men as "primates". A Facebook spokesperson told The New York Times, which first reported the story, that it was a "clearly unacceptable error" of its auto-generated recommendation system and said the software involved was disabled. "We apologize to anyone who may have seen these offensive recommendations," Facebook - whose senior management team is completely...