By monitoring social media, Zhisheng Huang suceeded in preventing 662 suicides

By monitoring social media, Zhisheng Huang suceeded in preventing 662 suicides

08/29/2019 | 9:45 AM

Zhisheng Huang's algorithm analyses thousands of social media items on a daily basis, to detect suicidal inclinations and intentions. In urgent cases, volunteers seek contact. "When somebody's life is in danger, privacy is of secondary importance." To read more click here.