Consumer Reports: Can People Tell When You’ve Blocked Them on Texting or Social Media Messaging Apps?

Consumer Reports: Can People Tell When You’ve Blocked Them on Texting or Social Media Messaging Apps?. “I spent a week blocking and unblocking my Consumer Reports colleagues, and asking them to block me, to better understand how the feature works on seven different platforms. I think they unblocked me after the testing, but for some apps I can’t be sure. Down below, we’ll look at each one.”

The Verge: Block Party is out of beta and ready to block anyone who likes bad tweets

The Verge: Block Party is out of beta and ready to block anyone who likes bad tweets. “Block Party, the anti-harassment service that specializes in making Twitter more tolerable to use, is out of beta and available now. Block Party automates the time-consuming process of moderating your Twitter feed, filtering out content from people you don’t want to see for later review and, starting today, blocking accounts that retweet or like a bad tweet of your choice with blocklists.”

MakeUseOf: How to Block Everyone Who Liked a Bad Tweet in One Hit

MakeUseOf: How to Block Everyone Who Liked a Bad Tweet in One Hit. “You are able to report offensive posts and accounts on Twitter. But this doesn’t mean that you’re free from interacting with the people who endorsed its content. Thankfully, there is a third-party tool that you can use to block everyone who liked the tweet. Megablock is a tool that allows you to mute a tweet, as well as block its author and everyone who liked it in one hit.”