Microsoft announced that it has acquired Aa leader content moderation solution provider Two hats offering safeguards for online communities with a vision to create better experiences for everyone.
The company said that globally, the increasing amounts of harmful content shared online has increased the need for effective and proactive content moderation.
“For any online community to thrive, content moderation is a critical investment in ensuring positive user experiences and maintaining engagement over time,” the company said in a statement.
“Microsoft and Two Hat share a vision for using advancements in moderation technology to nurture and protect diverse and global online communities,” he added.
This acquisition is an important evolution of the long-standing relationship between Microsoft and Two Hat which will combine innovative technology, research capabilities, highly skilled teams and the most comprehensive cloud infrastructure.
According to the tech giant, this is a significant investment to help and serve Two Hat’s existing customers, potential new customers and the multiple product and service experiences at Microsoft.
“Working with the diverse and experienced team at Two Hat over the years, it has become clear that we are fully aligned with the core values inspired by the vision of founder Chris Priebe to deliver a holistic approach for communities in positive and successful line, ”the company said.
Microsoft mentioned that the company believes that gaming should be inclusive and welcoming for everyone.
Over the past few years, Microsoft and Two Hat have worked together to implement proactive moderation technology in gaming and non-gaming experiences to detect and remove harmful content before it reaches members. communities.