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Blog publishing platform joins growing list of sites banning threats, harassment and revenge porn.
Measures to crack down on cyber-bullying and protect minors online have received bipartisan support, meaning social networks could soon be required to remove bullying material from their sites.
Cyberbullying, rape threats, revenge porn -- Women are being harassed online in almost "epidemic proportions". But these aren't just words on a screen, the threat has frightening echoes in the real world.
Technically Incorrect: The Orange County Public Schools District reportedly gets software for monitoring posts made by students, saying it wants to anticipate and prevent cyberbullying and other crime.
Technically Incorrect: Conceived to combat cyberbullying, a new law in Illinois may result in schools demanding social media passwords, even if the posting was not done at school or on school computers.
McAfee's "Teens and the Screen" survey sees a far greater awareness of cyberbullying, but a carefree attitude toward security on the part of teens.
A study shows that it isn't just kids who suffer cyberbullying. It's anyone who works. Some 80 percent claim to have suffered within the last six months.
The social network will release the identities of the Facebook members who bullied a U.K. woman online over comments she made about a a TV show contestant.
It's a common thought that once someone's attacking you on the internet, there's nothing you can do about it. That's not true, and you need to speak up.
Larry Magid separates cyberbullying fact from fiction with help from Justin Patchin, associate professor of criminal justice and co-director of the Cyberbullying Research Center.