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YouTube failed to remove sexualised comments

YouTube failed to remove sexualised comments

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Media playback is unsupported on your devicePart of YouTube's system for reporting sexualised comments left on children's videos has not been functioning correctly for more than a year, say volunteer moderators.They say there could be up to 100,000 predatory accounts leaving indecent comments on videos.A BBC Trending investigation has discovered a flaw in a tool that enables the public to report abuse. But YouTube says it reviews the "vast majority" of reports within 24 hours. It says it has no technical problems in its reporting mechanism and that it takes child abuse extremely seriously. On Wednesday, the company announced new measures to protect children on the site.User reportsYouTube is the world's largest video-sharing site. In addition to algorithms that can automatically block ille...