Toxic

03.11.20
How Riot Games' new team plans to curb trolling before it begins
03.11.20

How Riot Games' new team plans to curb trolling before it begins

Riot has deeply contemplated the definition of "toxicity" in recent years.

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09.10.19
EA meets with gamers to help curb toxic behavior online
09.10.19

EA meets with gamers to help curb toxic behavior online

Its Player Council offered feedback on how to curb harassment.

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07.25.19
Two-thirds of online gamers in the US experience 'severe' harassment
07.25.19

Two-thirds of online gamers in the US experience 'severe' harassment

And according to an ADL survey, nearly 30 percent have been doxxed.

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04.02.19
YouTube execs reportedly shrugged off warnings about toxic videos
04.02.19

YouTube execs reportedly shrugged off warnings about toxic videos

Leaders rebuffed suggestions to tackle harmful content in favor of engagement, Bloomberg reports.

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01.26.18
Blizzard is patrolling YouTube for toxic Overwatch players
01.26.18

Blizzard is patrolling YouTube for toxic Overwatch players

Proactively finding bad behavior and taking action.

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09.01.17
Google’s comment-ranking system will be a hit with the alt-right
09.01.17

Google’s comment-ranking system will be a hit with the alt-right

The company's API for scoring toxicity in online discussions already behaves like a racist hand dryer.

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08.14.17
Sea lions are getting sick from toxic algae blooms
08.14.17

Sea lions are getting sick from toxic algae blooms

Industrial runoff is fueling the algae and climate change will make it worse.

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04.05.17
Disqus wants to help rid the web of toxic commenters
04.05.17

Disqus wants to help rid the web of toxic commenters

Offenders could be given shadow bans and timeouts in the near future.

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07.01.14
League of Legends public chat rooms disabled by Riot
07.01.14

League of Legends public chat rooms disabled by Riot

What's the fastest and easiest way to deal with the problems in League of Legends chat channels...

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