This feature will be exclusive to Google’s Phone app that comes preloaded on Pixel and Android One phones.
With the new feature, users can check spam reports, call activity, and peak calling hours of the caller.
Facebook is also using AI to identify personal ads, pictures, and videos that violate its regulations.
Instagram issue causes popular celebrities Kylie Jenner, Justin Bieber followers count drop by millions
Gmail currently has 1.5 bn users, in the context of which, 100 mn isn't a very significant number.
More than six percent of overall calls received by users in India in 2018 were spam calls.
The FCC voted 3-to-1 to classify text messages as an information service rather than a telecommunications service
Spam campaigns disguised as delivery notifications, shopping invoices are popular ways to spread malware.
Facebook will demote spammy website links which feature stolen content from other websites.
Truecaller Chat aims to prevent the problems caused by spam, false information from going viral.
With AI-based systems, Google was able to detect and remove more than 80 percent of compromised sites from search results last year.
Instagram is also launching a #KindComments campaign, which extends beyond the application into meatspace.
WhatsApp rolled out a new feature on all Android phones with which it is possible to report spam for contacts and groups alongside a photo album feature.
Interpol discovers about 9,000 infected servers in South-East Asia used for DDoS attacks and spreading spam
An anti-cybercrime operation by Interpol and investigators from seven south-east Asian nations revealed nearly 9,000 malware-laden servers.
Facebook Inc said on Thursday it suspended 30,000 accounts in France as the social network giant steps up efforts to stop the spread of fake news, misinformation and spam.
Facebook has said it has started weeding out bogus accounts by watching for suspicious behaviour such as repetitive posts or torrents of messages.
The US takedown of the huge Kelihos botnet and the arrest of its Russian operator shut down one of the world's top generators of spam and online extortion.
Facebook is burying misleading, spammy or sensational posts from the News Feed, and prioritising posts that are more timely.
Facebook has said that the features and tools will be coming to other countries soon.
WhatsApp forwards claiming to provide you with Rs 500 as a balance are increasingly doing rounds of WhatsApp group messages.