Digital Citizens Alliance Report Strongly Critical of Google

DIGITAL CITIZENS ALLIANCE has published a report criticising Google’s determination to protect citizens from online dangers. Its stinging rebukes go so far as to suggest that Google is profiting from “illegal and dangerous online activity.” The publication of “Digital Weeds: How Google Continues to Allow Bad Actors to Flourish On YouTube” alongside results of a national survey, will make for uncomfortable reading for Google. Continue reading “Digital Citizens Alliance Report Strongly Critical of Google”

Cyber Bullying: Death of Charlotte Dawson Leads to Calls for Charlotte’s Law

CHARLOTTE DAWSON was a well-known model and TV presenter in Australia and New Zealand. She was a judge on Australia’s Next Top Model (seasons 3 to 8). Charlotte also worked on reality show Contender and travel and lifestyle program Getaway. She lost her long battle with depression and committed suicide on February 22nd. She had been the victim of long term cyber bullying and harassment by internet trolls. Continue reading “Cyber Bullying: Death of Charlotte Dawson Leads to Calls for Charlotte’s Law”