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Bad Behavior Online: Bullying, Trolling & Free Speech: Food for Thought Video

Term of the day:  Online disinhibition effect – “The core concept of the Online Disinhibition Effect refers to a loosening (or complete abandonment) of social restrictions and inhibitions that would otherwise be present in normal face-to-face interaction during interactions with others on the Internet.” Wikipedia The internet is a powerful tool for communication, but it can sometimes […]

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100,000 Australian Grindr Users Exposed in Hack Attack= Buzz Kill

There goes your woody, unless of course this sort of thing turns you on.   A popular “meat-market” smartphone app that spawned a sexual revolution in Australia’s gay community has been compromised by a Sydney hacker, potentially exposing intimate personal chats, explicit photos and private information of users. The location-aware Grindr app enables gay men to meet […]