Sometimes, online communication platforms can be toxic, especially if you have a room full of 13-year-olds in a gaming-focused channel. Discord recently acquired an artificial intelligence company that detects chat usage and provides filtering and blocking functionality. This acquisition should provide useful tools for observers and increase the value of the company for a potential IPO.
Discord may soon provide new tools to help moderators control online harassment. The communications platform is integrated with Sentropy Technologies, an artificial intelligence company that detects abusive messages. Sentropy currently has a natural language processing program called Sentropy Protect that detects disgusting messages using machine learning. TechCrunch reports that the company launched its consumer product on Twitter in February and plans to expand to other social media sites. It also has two enterprise products - Sentropy Detect and Sentropy Defend - that provide detection APIs and a browser interface.
We are pleased to announce that Sentropy is joining Discord to continue the fight against hate and abuse! Our mission is fully integrated and together we can build relationships safely. Thank you to everyone who supported us on our journey. https://t.co/zlfxD8nw0u- Sentropy Technologies (sentropy) July 13, 2021
The company has announced that it will “discontinue its consumer and corporate activities to focus on working with Discord” slowly expand and grow your trust and security capabilities. Sentropy officially closed its consumer-based Protect product on July 1. Its customers expect Detect and Defend services to continue through the end of September. The company has promised that in transit from customers, Discord has over 19 million forums with more than 150 million monthly active users. , in partnership with a company that can provide easy-to-use customization tools for platform admins, which is number one, made up of volunteers from the community and a handful of Discord employees, helps a lot.
This purchase is a bit risky.Microsoft has been negotiating regarding a dispute. However, negotiations failed. Discord withdrew from the potential deal, saying there were other proposals on the table, but there was no indication it was considering any of the
Some reports indicate that Discord is considering a dispute. Initial public offering, which explains why purchase negotiations, as well as the acquisition of Sentropy, failed. The proposal should increase Discord's rating in the final IPO.
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