Tag: Policy

YouTube will address ‘egregious’ acts by creators in new policies

The massive backlash to Logan Paul’s Aokigahara forest video pushed YouTube to make a few changes in how it handles the content it hosts. The company took some specific actions against Paul himself, putting his original projects on hold and pu……


Now Twitter’s quest to become a ‘safer’ place has a schedule

You no longer have to wonder when you’ll see Twitter implement the new rules promised by its CEO and outlined in that leaked email. The social network has released a “Safety Calendar,” which details when it will roll out a series of new rules ……


Fear of the US government led me to censor myself on Twitter

The day I’ve been dreading for months is drawing near. On October 18th, the Department of Homeland Security’s modified system of records is scheduled to go into effect. The updated policy would affect all US immigrants, whether they are new, e……


Twitter suspends Rose McGowan’s account

Over the last week or so, rumors about movie executive Harvey Weinstein have turned into actual reports of sexual harassment and rape by The New York Times and The New Yorker. As a result of those public reports, he has been fired by the board……


Apple at odds with Indian regulators over anti-spam app

In a classic case of an unstoppable force meeting an immovable object, Apple’s refusal to approve the Indian government’s anti-spam iPhone app is causing uproar on both sides. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has been pushing unsucces……