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Facebook Combats "Revenge Porn" With New Algorithm

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(WFLA)- Facebook wants your nudes. Wait, what?

The social media giant is testing a new way to stop others from uploading naked photos of individuals without their permission. By having a nude photo, they can use a recognition algorithm to make sure the same image is never uploaded again by anyone else.

Facebook’s new tools to tackle revenge porn come after many scandals where people have had their naked photos uploaded by someone who did not have their permission.

Some people are applauding Facebook for making strides in preventative measures and others think it is totally invasive.

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