Are you ready to #Hack Harassment?
Online harassment has become a pervasive issue with serious, real-life consequences. Hack Harassment was created to do something about this issue by raising awareness, bringing together great minds, and developing real world technology solutions. While all three approaches are necessary, we believe that technology can play a key role in reducing the frequency and severity of online harassment.
So how can technology be used to help in the fight against online harassment? Below you can see a few critical areas where software solutions can play a role in making more inclusive experiences available to all - and in helping lessen the impact to those affected by online harassment.
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Understand what online harassment is and what to do when it occurs.
Find ways to stop harassment across multiple platforms.
Create a technology solution that helps recognize common online harassment behavior, flag it, and prevent it from recurring.
Understand the breadth of online harassment by capturing data.