Tag: trolling

Twitter Chief Executive Jack Dorsey Is Asking For Help To Fix The Platform's Troll Problem

Chief executive Jack Dorsey is now asking the public for help with Twitter troll problem. He's accepting proposals from anyone who thinks that they can help make Twitter better.

Apps/Software March 2, 2018

‘Jeopardy’ Host Alex Trebek Trolls Hip-Hop-Loving Nerds By Calling Them 'Losers'

Game show host Alex Trebek hilariously trolled a contestant on Wednesday’s episode of ‘Jeopardy’ after she revealed she is into nerdcore hip-hop.

Viral October 13, 2016

Instagram Is Now Letting Users Filter Out Mean Comments To Combat Trolling

Instagram released a new tool that allows all iOS and Android users to filter out inappropriate comments from appearing in the posts to prevent trolling.

Apps/Software September 12, 2016

Story Of Man Who Deleted His Entire Company With Wrong Code Is A Hoax

A man has successfully trolled the Internet. His story of how he wiped his entire company with a simple code just captured everyone, including us.

Business April 19, 2016

Someone Trolled The University Of Michigan By Spamming Its Students With 'Hotline Bling' Lyrics

Someone sent spam emails throughout the University of Michigan, under the name of 'Hotline Bling Bling Boi.'

Internet Culture February 11, 2016

'Super Mario Maker' Course Takes Rickrolling To The Next Level

Some user-created 'Super Mario Maker' levels are all in good fun. This isn't one of them.

Geek August 28, 2015

Twitter Will Lock Trolls Out Of Accounts In New Threats To Prevent Abuse

Twitter announced updates to its abusive behavior policy that now will block trolls from accessing their accounts.

Internet Culture April 22, 2015

Kelly Clarkson On Being Called Fat: 'It Doesn't Bother Me'

American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson is nonchalant about what people may think of her size. She doesn't care if people call her fat.

Movies/TV Shows March 7, 2015

Twitter Updates Safety Features To Thwart Trolls And Rule-Breakers

Twitter has further updated its user safety features to prevent trolling and other rule-breaking actions. Included in the update is the addition of impersonation and the propagation of private information as possible abuse cases that can be reported.

Internet February 27, 2015

Pat Sajak Trolls Another 'Wheel of Fortune' Guest With Epic One-Liner

Pat Sajak proves that his one liners are still epic when he turns his trolling to an audience member during a recent broadcast of 'Wheel of Fortune.'

Movies/TV Shows December 8, 2014

Game Reviewer Contacts Moms After Receiving Rape Threats From Sons

Australian video game reviewer and YouTube host took a stand against trolls by contacting the mothers of boys who have sent her offensive messages.

Internet Culture December 1, 2014

Watch Pat Sajak walk off set after epic 'Wheel of Fortune' fail

'Wheel of Fortune' game show host Pat Sajak jokingly walked off set during a recent episode after being trolled by a horse joke.

Internet Culture November 11, 2014

Bill Cosby learns that asking people to 'meme him' was probably not the best idea

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby sparked a viral movement after he asked his followers to create memes in his honor. But inviting people to create memes about you is probably not the best idea when you're facing allegations of sexual assault.

Internet Culture November 11, 2014

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