Livestreaming has become a nightmare. It needs radical change - CNET  CNET · 1 week
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YouTube, Facebook, Twitter scrambling to contain video of New Zealand mosque shooting  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Social media platforms like YouTube, Facebook and Twitter are scrambling to contain a video of a shooting that took place at a mosque in... more
Chrome extension from Google wants to filter out toxic comments - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
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Questions about policing online hate are much bigger than Facebook and YouTube  THE VERGE · 1 week
In the wake of a hate-fueled mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, major web platforms have scrambled to take down a 17-minute video of... more
Live streaming has become a nightmare. It needs radical change - CNET  CNET · 1 week
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Facebook and YouTube respond to fatal New Zealand mosque shooting - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Posts of praise or support for the crime are being removed from Facebook, along with any unverified footage that surfaces on the platform. more
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The news comes after YouTube faced another advertiser scandal earlier this week over child exploitation. more
Google's AI-Powered Tune Chrome Extension Hides Toxic Comments  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Tune automatically hides comments that its Perspective AI considers toxic. Tune works for comments on a variety of platforms, including Reddit, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and Disqus. more
Facebook, YouTube called to meet lawmakers about New Zealand shooting video - CNET  CNET · 5 days
A House committee is urging tech execs to prioritize the removal of violent terrorist content after the mosque shootings. more
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