Between 2015 and 2017, Russian trolls purchased 3,400 Facebook ads to influence the election. The trolls often posed as supporters of different interest groups and posted fake status updates.
Internet May 10, 2018
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
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
With Hanzo as his hero, one 'Overwatch' player set his sights low and aimed for the bottom of the pack. How low can you go in the game?
Video Games August 24, 2016
There may possibly be no solution to trolling online, but Google’s Daydream Labs is experimenting with ways to prevent trolling in VR. The company plans to do this by making sure users have their own personal space and encouraging positive behavior.
Google August 10, 2016
Reddit has a new block user feature to help users filter out any form of online abuse, ranging from spam to harassment and even trolls.
Internet April 7, 2016
The Dancing Man has the last laugh as he rubs elbows and dances the night away with celebrities in Hollywood after being a victim of online bullying.
Internet Culture May 25, 2015
A troll account impersonated Australian feminist campaigner and activist Caitlin Roper and sent out hateful tweets and graphic images. The fake account even paid for certain hateful tweets to be promoted through Twitter's advertising service.
Internet May 21, 2015
Google is launching its own patent purchasing program with the aim to help patent holders sell patents in a simple and easy way while avoiding patent trolls. It's an experiment, notes the company.
Business April 28, 2015
Twitter announced updates to its abusive behavior policy that now will block trolls from accessing their accounts.
Internet Culture April 22, 2015
Twitter has introduced new security measures that will require Tor users to register their phone number to sign-up on the microblogging site.
Internet March 3, 2015
Twitter's Dick Costolo has acknowledged that the company sucks at dealing with abuse and trolls per a leaked memo posted on the company's internal forum.
Business February 5, 2015