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When news broke of the mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand that left at least 49 dead Thursday evening, I started watching Twitter. Two surprising themes stood out: people urging their social media followers to protect themselves from accidentally watching an extremely graphic 17-minute video of the attack — and separately, New Zealand and Australian locals condemning local channel Sky News Australia from intentionally sharing parts of that same footage with their viewers. “We stand in su... THE VERGE · 1 week
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Facebook said that it removed 1.5 million videos of footage from the shooting rampage at two mosques in Christchurch within 24 hours... more
Facebook Removed 1.5 Million Videos of the New Zealand Mosque Attack Within 24 Hours  Gadgets 360 · 7 days
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After Christchurch, Reddit bans communities infamous for sharing graphic videos of death  TechCrunch · 1 week
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Tech platforms should fight Islamophobia the way they fought ISIS  THE VERGE · 3 days
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Facebook explains why its AI didn't catch New Zealand gunman's livestream - CNET  CNET · 3 days
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YouTube, Facebook, Twitter scrambling to contain video of New Zealand mosque shooting  ABC NEWS · 1 week
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