It is especially a problem in India with 8 out of 10 teens saying that they have been victims of some form of online harassment.
Parental involvement can be influential in supporting teens ability to manage online harassment.
PUBG has been banned in various parts of Gujarat and has now led to the arrest of ten people.
Depression via social media is mainly due to online harassment, disturbed sleep and poor body image.
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A relatively lower percentage of cyberbullying was experienced in the Netherlands, Iceland and Spain
But at the end of the day, Facebook has to deal with it because it’s free to use social platform is the one helping spread misinformation.
According to Microsoft's "Digital Civility Index", it has been observed that 64 percent Indian youth are at risk to online cyberbullying and harassment.
Google brings Family Link app to help you monitor your child's online activity on Android devices; not available in India yet
In a bid to provide a safe environment for children to surf the internet, Google has come with an app called Family Link .
Recent teen suicides have been blamed on cyberbullying, and social media posts depicting “perfect” lives may be taking a toll on teens’ mental health.
Online harassment is on the rise in India, highest incidence of threats found in Mumbai, Delhi: Symantec
Online harassment is on the rise in India, with eight out of 10 surveyed reporting to have encountered some form of cyberbullying
It has been decided to expedite the implementation of cybercrime prevention initiatives in these agencies towards this end along with measures required to acquire critical cyber forensics equipment.
During the hearing of the matter, the state government informed the court that the student who ended his life here had shared the Blue Whale Challenge game with 75 others.
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Another essential factor when dealing with bullying and harassment perpetrated by children is to hold the parents also accountable for their children’s behaviour.
“What is the Blue Whale Challenge? Is it a game or an app? How can I know if my child is playing it?", these are the questions at the top of parents' minds.
An increasing number of teenagers get discouraged to talk to their parents about potentially risky online experiences, such as cyberbullying, sexual exchanges and viewing inappropriate content online, because parents tend to emote much stronger feelings.
Google and Jigsaw launch Perspective API, a machine learning solution to improve online conversations
Google and Jigsaw are trying to address the online conversation problem with a developing machine learning tool known as Perspective.
Twitter had previously indicated that it would be introducing features to make Twitter a less hostile environment.
We discussed online harassment with Mishi Choudhary, the Executive Director of SFLC, a Delhi-based not-for-profit legal services organization.
Facebook recently updated its Safety Centre and Bullying Prevention Hub and has now introduced Parent's Portal.