Giphy off of Instagram and Snapchat after a GIF racist

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If you love to incorporate GIFs in your publications Instagram or Snapchat, it will take you pass some time!

The new feature, which is managed by Giphy, has been suspended by the two mobile applications.

In question, a GIF racist who has shocked the users, forcing the company to intervene. A counter indicating the number of murders of black people appeared at the time of the search for the word crime in the database Giphy, reports Techcrunch.

“We have disabled Giphy until we can be sure that this will not happen again,” says a spokesperson for Snapchat on the american site.

“We have stopped our integration with Giphy while they investigate” his side responded Instagram.

These types of GIFs are prohibited by the terms of use of Giphy.

The company said assuming “full responsibility for these recent events” and presented its “sincere apologies to all those who have been offended.”

“A user has discovered a GIF to be offensive in our library, and we immediately deleted, explained Giphy to TechCrunch. This sticker was available due to a bug in our filters of moderation of content. We have corrected the bug.”