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June is Pride Month

Pride Month: Ensuring a Future of Hope and Togetherness

If we want a tomorrow filled with hope and togetherness, we need to ensure that today is not filled with hate. By combating hate against the LGBTQ community, we’re ensuring that our future is more inclusive, safer, and greater.
July 7, 2020

Cyberbullying Is Claiming Lives And It Needs To End

With 86% of people using social media at least once per day, toxicity has gone digital. Cyberbullying, shaming, and other forms of toxicity are on the rise and that trend looks like it will continue to climb. 
June 15, 2020

Online Toxicity & eSports: The Dark Side of a Billion Dollar Industry

eSports’ popularity has exploded in recent years, even competing with traditional sports. Its stars grace the cover of the likes of ESPN magazine, and its teams are avidly followed by millions of fans. At live events, gamers attract enormous crowds, and eSports have become so popular that there are petitions for it to become an Olympic event. 
June 8, 2020

Worldwide Legislation: Online Toxicity Has A Price

Until now, many tech companies have been largely protected from any toxicity found on their platforms by Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act in the U.S. and similar protections around the globe. This type of legislation places much of the responsibility for content found on platforms, and potential online toxicity, on the users that post it; not on the platforms that host it. With recent developments, all this could change dramatically.
May 27, 2020

Ending Gaming Toxicity: The Alliance of Good

Targeting and eradicating toxicity is a crucial element to ensuring that gaming remains fun and safe for everyone involved. Tackling this has brought many stakeholders together to create an alliance that’s dedicated to the good of gaming and that fights harassment, discrimination, and abuse.
May 19, 2020

Could Web Hosting Companies Be Liable For Online Toxicity?

Everywhere in the world, gaming, streaming, social, and search platforms are trying to find ways of moderating the content on their platforms. 
May 13, 2020

Protecting Kids Online – Whose Responsibility Is It?

Now more than ever, the internet is a fundamental part of our lives. It’s how we work, socialize, game, and even learn. This also means that the dangers of the internet have become a part of our lives too. This is a serious threat, especially when it comes to kids.