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Watch how The Post used machine learning to find reports of sexual harassment in App Store reviews

Chat apps in Apple's App Store are rife with predatory and sexually explicit behavior. The Washington Post used machine learning to see just how bad it is.
  • Nov 22, 2019

Apple says its App Store is ‘a safe and trusted place.’ We found 1,500 reports of unwanted sexual behavior on six apps, some targeting minors.

The complaints about popular social media platforms that connect strangers in video conversations, known as “random chat apps,” serve as digital cries for help.
  • Nov 22, 2019