New Platform Being Developed to Block Cyberbullying

The strength of people power is to be harnessed to help identify and block subtle cyberbullying that can currently get through online filters. This article was published by The Irish Examiner on May 2nd 2014. A team at Dublin City University (DCU) will soon make public its site where anybody can log on and give examples of phrases or terms that could be used to harass or bully online. While there are a range of software filters which will pick up on obvious derogatory terms, allowing site operators step in or parents to be alerted, the idea is to use

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