Technically Incorrect: Craig Brittain, who allegedly ran a site where people post nude photos of former paramours, issues takedown notices under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ordering Google to remove pictures of him.
The Internet is a terrible place sometimes, but thankfully there are now organizations that can help people who become victims.
The new policies arrive as the social network steps up its effort to eliminate bullying behavior directed at users.
An indictment accuses the site operator of paying another man to hack into the e-mail accounts of hundreds of women to steal sexually explicit images.
The man allegedly created a site where sexually explicit photographs of individuals were posted without their approval and then allegedly extorted money from victims for removal of images.
Watch "Desire," an animated short about a little robot who resents another bot for stealing his thunder. It'll make you smile.
A new law in California could impose jail time and a hefty fine on people who seek revenge on their exes by posting pornographic pictures.
The unidentified plaintiff sued after discovering "sexually explicit images" of herself on the site that were taken when she was underage.
Bristolian Edd Joseph, having been bilked out of £80 on Gumtree, decided to enact revenge by DDoSing the conman's phone with thousands of texts.
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."