Time: Terms Like ‘OK Boomer’ Are Hard to Define. This Dictionary Is Trying To Do It Anyway

February 12, 2020 at 01:00PM As social media has eaten the world, novel words and phrases have started to spread at hyperloop speed. It used to take years for neologisms to filter from place to place, through vessels like letters. Now they can bubble up from subcultures and flood the zeitgeist in a period ofContinue reading “Time: Terms Like ‘OK Boomer’ Are Hard to Define. This Dictionary Is Trying To Do It Anyway”

Time: What to Know About Restrict, Instagram’s New Anti-Bullying Feature

July 08, 2019 at 07:11PM Bullying is a big problem for Instagram, one that the company’s head, Adam Mosseri, has vowed to take on. As TIME explains in a new feature, the company is trying to build artificial intelligence that is capable of rooting out complex behaviors — ranging from identity attacks to betrayals —Continue reading “Time: What to Know About Restrict, Instagram’s New Anti-Bullying Feature”

Time: Inside Instagram’s War on Bullying

July 08, 2019 at 07:08PM Ethan Cohen tried to laugh off his first experience with bullying on Instagram. Like many kids his age, the Raleigh, N.C., teen eagerly joined the platform in middle school, and one day he discovered fellow students snickering at an account. Someone — he still does not know who — hadContinue reading “Time: Inside Instagram’s War on Bullying”