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by Hetal Bhatt, on October 4, 2022

October is National Bullying Prevention Month – but it's a problem that affects online communities year-round. Nearly 1 in 4 teenagers (23.2%) say they've faced cyberbullying over the past month …

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cyberbullying

by Hetal Bhatt, on June 21, 2022

June is Pride Month, and many organizations have launched marketing campaigns to emphasize their support for the LGBTQ community. But truly supporting LGBTQ+ individuals involves more than symbolic gestures. As …

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cyberbullying

Trust and Safety

Hate Speech

by Spectrum Labs, on June 9, 2022

June is Pride Month, a time when people within the LGBTQ+ communities are free to celebrate and embrace who they are, as well as their achievements in the arts, science, …

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cyberbullying

Trust and Safety

Hate Speech

by Katie Zigelman, on March 24, 2020

Survey Consider the following chat messages: “Kill yourself” "You suck, dumba**” “You play like a girl” “I’m gonna shoot you” Without context each of these messages could be perfectly innocent …

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Gaming

Initiatives

trash-talking

cyberbullying

Contextual AI

March Gaming

by Katie Zigelman, on March 19, 2020

Survey At Spectrum Labs, we're always interested in gaming companies that challenge public perceptions of toxicity and use behavioral science techniques to reign in negative and highly-toxic language. One of …

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Riot

Jeff Lin

Gaming

GDC 2013

League of Legends

Initiatives

cyberbullying

March Gaming

by Lee Davis, on December 17, 2019

Survey The other day Instagram announced an anti-cyberbullying feature it rolled out earlier this year was working. From the announcement: Today, when someone writes a caption for a feed post …

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instagram

Initiatives

cyberbullying

by Katie Zigelman, on September 12, 2019

Survey Online gaming harassment of females is an important topic of conversation. In Episode 1 of The Brief, we hear from Congressional candidate Brianna Wu, discuss harassment of female gamers …

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#ICANHELP

Gamergate

Gaming

Roblox

The Brief

cyberbullying

Laura Higgins

Brianna Wu

Matt Soeth