Entries in 'abuse' (8)
The CEO of Twitter has in an internal communication admitted that his company has failed to take adequate action to tackle the abusive behaviour of some users.
Users have free reign to send the most hateful messages imaginable to whomever they want – that appears to be the message from Twitter.
The International Game Developers Association is working with the FBI to try and tackle the recent rise in harassment suffered by game developers online.
The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) has vowed to offer support for developers who have experienced harassment online.
Developers from an assortment of studios have signed an open letter asking for the hostility that has dogged social media in recent weeks to stop.
The creator of a hugely popular Grand Theft Auto IV mod has quit work on the project due to the torrent of vitriol he has been forced to endure online.
Former Microsoft Studios creative director Adam Orth has spoken of how a tirade of abuse from people on the internet affected his life and lost him his job.
Fez creator Phil Fish has announced the cancellation of his title’s recently-revealed sequel, along with his decision to take an indefinite leave of absence from game development.