You may, or may not, have heard about the new Samaritans Radar app (unsurprisingly introduced by the Samaritans!). Incase you are not already aware, this is an online application which you […]
Did you know that there are employees at Facebook working behind the scenes to try to combat cyberbullying on the platform? If this doesn’t come as surprise, then maybe the way in which they are attempting to achieve this will raise an eyebrow… they are not just blocking or suspending users, or simply issuing warnings or threats over a need for good behaviour, instead they are combating bullying by telling the ‘bullies’ that what their actions are hurting the feelings of others.
Internet Trolling The act of writing or uploading deliberately provocative or hurtful things on the internet with the aim of creating upset and disruption and eliciting an emotive response. You […]
Cyberbullying often makes media headlines and no more so than when the bullying is done through an anonymous source, for example social media such as ask.fm where users can make […]