Facebook plans to use AI to spot slang words BEFORE they become popular

Facebook has been awarded a US patent for AI to recognise ‘neologisms’It would scan posts and messages for unrecognised or new uses of termsIf the use is new, these neologisms will be added to a social glossaryThe approach could help Facebook better target its adverts to a wider range of social groupsBy Ryan O’Hare for MailOnline Published: 10:42, 9 March 2016 | Updated: 11:00, 9 March 2016 For all you hipsters, trendsetters and teenagers out there Facebook may soon be keeping a closer eye on what you’re saying.The social media giant has revealed its plans to trawl posts and messages for slang words before they get picked up by the rest of the crowd.According to a US patent, Facebook plans to set its artificial intelligence to work searching for terms which…


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