Georgia Tech: New Georgia Tech Research May Help Combat Abusive Online Comments

Georgia Tech: New Georgia Tech Research May Help Combat Abusive Online Comments. “Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology’s School of Interactive Computing have come up with a novel computational approach that could provide a more cost- and resource-effective way for internet communities to moderate abusive content. They call it the Bag of Communities (BoC), a technique that leverages large-scale, preexisting data from other internet communities to train an algorithm to identify abusive behavior within a separate target community.”