Facebook apologises after AI labels video with black men ‘about primates’

Facebook has issued an apology after its artificial intelligence (AI) technology mislabelled a video featuring black men in altercations with white police officers and civilians as “about primates”.After social media users finished the clip, published by Britain’s Daily Mail newspaper earlier this week, they received a prompt asking if they would like to “keep seeing videos about primates”.“This was clearly an unacceptable error and we disabled the entire topic recommendation feature as soon as…