Thursday 24th June 2021

  • IT Conslting, Digital Transformation with IT Services
    • YouTube bans dangerous or harmful pranks YouTube-bans-dangerous-or-harmful-pranks

      YouTube clips that depict dangerous or emotionally distressing “pranks” have been banned from the platform. The move comes in response to so-called “challenges” that have sometimes resulted in death or injury. The Google-owned video sharing site said such material had “no place on YouTube”. However, the firm appears to be failing to enforce its existing rules on harmful content. A Buzzfeed report detailed how images depicting, or alluding to, bestiality were still appearing on the site – despite a pledge last April to remove the material. Some of the videos had attracted many millions of views. YouTube said it “worked...