A Twitter hashtag is exposing a hidden world of sexual harassment as women contribute their real-life stories on the social-media site.
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.
In an opinion piece in The New York Times, Alphabet's executive chairman seems to align himself with others who want to tinker with the Internet.
The popular interactive festival will hold an all-day summit after suffering a backlash for canceling two sessions on the harassment of women in the video gaming culture.
Microblogging service hopes the ability to block multiple accounts at once will help curb abuse and harassment on the platform.
With its new antiharassment policy, the social-networking and news site says it wants to "balance the free expression of ideas with privacy and safety."
Twitter has added a new feature that allows victims of harassment to create a full report of a harassing Tweet with just a mouse click.
The social network is rolling out new features to make it easier for members to combat hateful, unsocial behavior.
The company will work with 40 organizations to figure out ways to combat the harassment that plagues the Twittersphere.
Cat-calling is a problem in any galaxy. Princess Leia ignores rude Jawas, Stormtroopers, Jedi masters, bounty hunters, Lando Calrissian, Lobot and even Indiana Jones while walking silently in the Big Apple.