News@Northeastern: In Light Of The Mass Shooting In Buffalo, Is It Time To Impose New Rules On Livestreaming?

News@Northeastern: In Light Of The Mass Shooting In Buffalo, Is It Time To Impose New Rules On Livestreaming?. “As it stands, social media and livestream platforms operate under a shared content moderation framework—namely that they are not responsible for user content or behavior, says John Wihbey, associate professor of media innovation and technology at Northeastern. But, as more perpetrators are inspired to commit acts of violence by being able to publicize them in real-time, it might be time to impose a new set of rules on the online platforms, Wihbey says.”

Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: