Microsoft Joins Google in Catching Pedophiles By Scanning Communications

Microsoft has joined Google in using its email and app scanning technology to help fight child pornography. The tech giant recently tipped the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children about a man who allegedly used his Kik Messenger app to share photos of child pornography on his mobile phone. The news comes a week after Google flagged a Gmail user who allegedly used his email account to send pornographic images of children, leading to his arrest.

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