Trolling

02.07.19
Twitter says abuse reports have fallen by 16 percent
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Twitter says abuse reports have fallen by 16 percent

User figures dropped significantly, but profits shot through the roof.

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10.02.17
After Las Vegas shooting, Facebook and Google get the news wrong again
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After Las Vegas shooting, Facebook and Google get the news wrong again

Both were promoting fake stories for hours, before eventually taking them down.

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02.23.17
Alphabet fights 'toxic' comments with machine learning
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Alphabet fights 'toxic' comments with machine learning

Jigsaw's Perspective is learning how to identify bad comments so publications can foster better conversations.

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02.16.17
Twitter starts temporarily restricting abusive accounts
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Twitter starts temporarily restricting abusive accounts

Abusive users can now enjoy a cozier echo chamber than ever before.

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02.07.17
Twitter will soon filter out abusive replies to tweets
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Twitter will soon filter out abusive replies to tweets

The company is also trying to keep trolls from making new accounts to harass other users.

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12.21.16
Celebs ask Twitter to tackle a specific harassment case
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Celebs ask Twitter to tackle a specific harassment case

Is this another case where it takes the rich and famous to get Twitter's response?

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12.06.16
Instagram finally lets users disable comments on posts
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Instagram finally lets users disable comments on posts

That's just one of several new tools to battle abuse on the platform.

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