Twitter acquires online safety company to bolster anti-abuse efforts
Smyte has experience addressing spam and online abuse.
Twitter will hide tweets from annoying trolls
They'll be hidden in both conversations and searches.
Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook's response to Myanmar conflict
The Facebook CEO sent activists a personal email apologizing for 'misspeaking'.
Twitter will show users its rules to discourage abuse
You may be less likely to break the rules if you know what they are.
Twitter: Banning world leaders would ‘hide important information’
It claims removing political figures like Trump would limit political discussion.
Facebook introduces new tools to fight online harassment
It will block new accounts from users you’ve already blocked.
Instagram warns you if posts show harm to animals or nature
It's finally starting to address the problem of unethical wildlife tourism.
Twitter halts verification after backlash over Charlottesville organizer
Users are not happy that Twitter keeps looking the other way on white supremacists.
Twitter clarifies what behavior will get you banned
Clarification is great, but will the social media platform enforce its own rules?