Google is teaching its computer systems to be ‘offended’ like humans when they come across extreme content

It has been heavily criticised for its woeful response to removing jihadi videos and other shocking pages from the internet.

But Google is finally claiming to have come up with a solution to crack down on vulgar content online – computer systems that can be ‘offended’ like humans.

The tech giant has long been condemned for its inability to control what is posted on its online platforms.