cyberbullying

Facebook wants your nude photos to fight revenge porn

Wait! Before you send that nude photo to your new flame, Facebook wants to see it. The social network is testing a new strategy to fight revenge porn by asking users to upload their nudes and explicit photos of themselves to Facebook before pressing send on that sext. Facebook has teamed up with...

Monday, January 7, 2019 - 6:22pm

Don’t let your kid become a social media cyberbully

At what age should we allow our children on social media? Every day we hear nightmarish stories about children getting picked on by cyberbullies or viewing content that they shouldn’t on the darkest parts of the web.   It’s a problem that has blown out of control and maybe a...

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 9:33am

Cyberbullying tackled by new student film, town hall initiative

In the New York City metro area, nearly 50 percent of teens said they have been the target of cyberbullying while eight in 10 teens know someone who has been a victim of a cyberbully, according to city data. City officials and their partners announced a joint initiative on Thursday to remind...

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:32am