Powered by Blogger.

ARTICLES / CYBERBULLYING: White House, Facebook, MTV Fight Cyberbullying

Tuesday, 11 October 2011

Top federal IT officials have teamed with Facebook and other private-sector organizations in an effort to respond to cyberbullying, a problem that increasingly is plaguing young people as they use social media.

U.S. CTO Aneesh Chopra and President Obama's Cybersecurity Coordinator Howard Schmidt are encouraging social-networking platforms and application developers to create new tools to "prioritize reports of abuse and corresponding interventions that might mitigate an escalating situation," according a White House blog post by the two IT officials.

full article

No comments:

Post a Comment

 

Blog Archive

Popular Posts

Most Reading