The scanning program looks for certain phrases found in previously obtained chat records from criminals, including sexual predators (because of the Reuters story, we know of at least one alleged child predator who is being brought before the courts as a direct result of Facebook's chat scanning).
The relationship analysis and phrase material have to add up before a Facebook employee actually looks at communications and makes the final decision of whether to ping the authorities.
The sample size was 1500 and between 13 to 69 years old.
When you segment the different age groups (by decade, from the 10s to the 60s), the results look very different.
We Are Social compiled some infographics on the digital landscape of Japan. Japan has a very high internet penetration, at 86 percent – they are the fourth largest Internet population in the world after China, USA and India.
Mobile penetration is 122 percent, which means on average, people own more than one mobile device.
Facebook's software focuses on conversations between members who have a loose relationship on the social network.
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