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  • How to force a coworker to apply opsec - How can I apply general opsec for both parties while chatting ?
    Check out Signal. If your friend is a journalist, they should look at Google’s Jigsaw project ( - Source: Reddit / 3 months ago
  • Jigsaw Research Participation Invitation NOV 3-DEC 2
    The Jigsaw User Experience Research Team is gathering feedback about Outline! - Source: Reddit / 4 months ago
  • Starting next week Google subsidary Jigsaw will blanket Poland with video ads "designed to help people identify and refute derogatory tropes about migrants"
    CEO of Jigsaw, Yasmin Green, is a board member of the ADL. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • The end of genuine amateur UFO videos on YouTube [In-depth]
    Google's Project Jigsaw put paid to a lot of that. Here's Just Interesting talking about how their conspiracy tinged "Uncovered" got buried. It wasn't about "covering up" UFOs in the traditional sense, it was because conspiracy content was being linked by big tech and google to far right extremism, and ufo's got caught in the crossfire. The link has always been there quietly in the background, Jacques Vallee... - Source: Reddit / 9 months ago
  • Detecting toxicity in Tweets using the Twitter API v2 and the Perspective API
    Note: This is just sample code. Twitter does not own the Perspective API. It is a product of a collaborative research effort by Jigsaw and Google’s Counter Abuse Technology team. - Source: / 9 months ago
  • So a fed and a CEO walk into a bar and the fed says, 'I'm going to oppress and you are going to be blamed"
    Now, do you claim that jigsaw has received some government funding? Or are you just claiming that some of the Universities and other organizations that do research on the topic get grants? Because honestly saying that the government gives grants to think tanks is pretty much how the world works. You’re not blowing the lid off anything there. - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Google Search Suggestions for UFOs
    You won't find anything because a few years back google/youtube started project - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Create a toxic language detector for Telegram in 4 steps 🤬
    One solution to this problem comes from Jigsaw and Google's Counter Abuse Technology team, who developed Perspective API: a free API that uses machine learning to identify toxic language in English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, and Russian. Toxic language is defined here as"a rude, disrespectful, or unreasonable comment that is likely to make someone leave a discussion". - Source: / over 1 year ago
  • Google filtering out related alien abduction cases or UFO information?
    If you haven't seen it, you might be interested in Richard Dolan's discussion of [Google Jigsaw]( ( project. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • There are amazingly capable camera systems out there, and it's public knowledge they exist. Why is the stuff that's declassified so crap?
    See Google's Jigsaw Project if you're interested: - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Google boss: The free and open internet is under attack
    To be fair, Pichai's quote is taken out of context; in his capacity as the CEO of Alphabet, he worries about neutrality of the Internet. TFA goes: > And, when I asked about whether the Chinese model of the internet - much more authoritarian, big on surveillance - is in the ascendant, Pichai said the free and open internet "is being attacked". Importantly, he didn't refer to China directly but he went on... - Source: Hacker News / over 1 year ago
  • I made an add-on that blocks toxic chat using machine learning AI.
    A combination of public datasets from Google Jigsaw and a ton of hand-picked comments from /r/wow... - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Create your own VPN and share with friends and family
    The Outline VPN enables you to easily create your own VPN server, and then share access with those that need it. ✊🏼You pay around $5 a month to the cloud provider and you can support hundreds of users with high speed. It's backed by Google's Jigsaw, open source and audited by third-parties (see Security and privacy). - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • PSA: Chromium-based "alternatives" to Google Chrome are not good enough. Stop recommending them. Firefox is the only good alternative.
    Hopefully not - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • [D] How does Youtube detect toxic comments so well? Is it per user based?
    But if you really want to know how Google handles toxicity, don't look at YouTube look at the Jigsaw team. They are the ones doing the research, YouTube folks are probably just applying it. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Implementing a toxicity detector in your chatbots
    "Perspective API is the product of a collaborative research effort by Jigsaw and Google’s Counter Abuse Technology team. We open-source experiments, tools, and research data that explore ways to combat online toxicity and harassment." (extracted from Pespective API web page). - Source: / almost 2 years ago

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