Using Facebook as medium, a number of users post frustrating posts or suicide letters. Later they choose to suicide. Along with law enforcement agencies, society, and Facebook authority is concerned regarding the fact. However, there is good news that the social networking giant found a way to solve the problem. Facebook will tackle suicide.
With the assistance of artificial intelligence Facebook will sort out those users who are inclined to suicide. The technology will figure out whether the suspecting posts signals anything related to suicide. Eventually, scrutinizing the certain posts the new technology will provide signals. Then, receiving the warnings human rights team on Facebook will examine the subjected posts. Analyzing the posts the will decide whether the certain users need any helps.
Already, Facebook authority has opened a help line to prevent suicide. The chief of the help line opined that the technology is equally useful and complex. In fact, this technology is still on test.
According to WHO data (2012), over 800 thousand people die due to suicide. As a matter of fact, suicide is the leading cause of death among 15- 29. Actually, there are more people who attempt to suicide. Consequently, it will be an outstanding innovation by Facebook if its technology could help to prevent suicidal occurrence.