Bullying

Instagram Is Using AI to Alert Bullies to Offensive Captions

Whether or not that serves as a deterrent for abusive posting on Instagram is another story.

Jon Fingas

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Joel B. Carnevale

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Use This Secret Military Trick to Tell if Someone Is Lying

Forget what you've seen in the movies, former Green Beret Sergeant Major (Retired) Karl Erickson explains the tactics that work on the battlefield and in the office.

Dan Bova

· 5 min read

Lida Citroën

· 8 min read

How Women Are Fighting Back Against Online Bullying -- and the Tech Companies That Allow It

The new film 'Netizens' details the threats to life and livelihood women endure and what they're doing about it.

Joan Oleck

· 6 min read

The Hotel Owner Who Called Out a Blogger for Asking for a Free Stay Is Now Defending Her

Reactions on the internet can be knee-jerk and ruthless, no matter how good your intentions are.

Lydia Belanger

· 5 min read

'Pharma Bro' Shkreli Ordered to Jail Over Internet Harassment

The judge isn't a fan of trolling that includes threats.

Jon Fingas

· 2 min read

EU Urges U.S. Tech Giants to Act Faster Against Hate Speech

The EU executive's warning comes six months after the companies signed up to a voluntary code of conduct.

Reuters

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Reddit to Crack Down on Abuse After CEO Is Targeted

The social media website known for its commitment to free speech, will crack down on online harassment by banning or suspending users who target others.

Reuters

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Twitter Suspends Accounts of Some Alt-right Figures

The alt-right movement is a loosely organized group that embraces far-right ideologies including white nationalism.

Reuters

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Twitter to Upgrade Some Features to Thwart Cyber-Bullying

The company also said it had improved internal controls to deal more effectively with abusive conduct reported by users.

Reuters

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