How Social Media and AI Help Fight Terrorism

How Social Media and AI Help Fight Terrorism

Even though there have been accusations that social media is ground for terrorism and recruiting mecca, the companies are fighting back To get their message sent, terrorists used bombs, machetes, and bullets. While this is still the case, modern days...
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Harvard Raises Debates as it Decides to Revoke Admissions Over Social Media

Harvard Raises Debates as it Decides to Revoke Admissions Over Social Media

Several applicants lost their spot at Harvard due to their offensive Facebook posts Several students lost their spot at their dream school after they got in, after Harvard University decided to take a closer look at their Facebook accounts. The...
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YouTube Announces its Four Steps Plan to Fight Online Terror

YouTube Announces its Four Steps Plan to Fight Online Terror

YouTube is struggling with the confusing problem of how to regulate videos that support hateful ideologies, but are not specifically encouraging violence The main problem that YouTube is facing is that these videos are not breaking any of the platform’s....
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Russia blocks Chinese app

Russia blocks Chinese app

WeChat, a social media app developed by Tencent Holdings, has been blocked by Russian authorities, as it fails to comply with the country’s internet regulations Users’ access to the most popular social media platform in China had been restricted for...
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South Africa faces difficult social media hate speech regulations

South Africa faces difficult social media hate speech regulations

According to ISPA, the Internet Service Providers’ Association, residents in SA are not protected when sharing inappropriate content on main social media channels As the laws of the country do not cover citizens attempting to remove unlawful content posted o...
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Social media helps police arrest burglar

Social media helps police arrest burglar

A suspected burglar in West Seneca, NY was caught by the police after social media platforms helped with the investigation Suspect Danny Butcher was arrested earlier this week, as he was directly connected with a series of burglaries around the...
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Psychologists in the United States warn over social media psychological impact

Psychologists in the United States warn over social media psychological impact

Main social media channels are prone to increase loneliness, psychologists claim According to new studies, if scrolling down on social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Instagram, Snapchat or Tumblr for more than 1 or 2 hours a.....
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