Twitter working to realize a keyword filtering tool to combat abuse

According to reports, Twitter is working its way through a feature that grants the capacity to users to block some selected keywords in a bid to combat abuse. Going by these reports, Twitter has been around, holding discussions and consultations on the tool internally for about twelve months. Although there is less certainty to what …

Online trolls about to lose their hobby: Periscope rolls out comment moderation

The social media which was principally created as a online hostel for people to keep close and interact has become a “digital Somalia” plagued continuously with violence; particularly oral violence. This is as trigger happy fingers trolls no longer shoot bullets but happily shoot poisoned words generously online. It has therefore become almost necessary that …