Social Media

Unfriending Someone on Facebook: Is it Cyberbullying?

We all know that cyberbullying on Facebook happens. Typically it’s an unrelenting barrage of messages or posts, designed to belittle and humiliate the recipient. But now a case in Australia is making headlines in which a woman charged her employer for bullying when she defriended her on Facebook.

In what is unfolding as a convoluted and …

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Emojis are the Internet’s Empathy

In a recent move to help students comfort and express support for others dealing with cyber bullying, British telecommunications company Vodafone just released a new set of emojis. After a study done by YouGov, it was found that a lot kids just don’t know what to say to a friend that’s having problems with cyber …

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Google Wants to Help Companies Fight Scams

The Official Google Blog and Twitter account SearchLiaison Office shared an article to explain to companies how Google proceeds to fight against scammers (scammers). Many people, even fictional companies, try to extract money from companies by pretending to be Google or other companies. This phishing/racket is a reality that spreads and Google has decided to actively fight against any extortion, to the point of taking legal action against …