Before Twitter and YouTube could respond, millions of users saw video of journalist James Foley being beheaded. An equally large number of people were privy to naked photos of celebrities on sites such as 4chan and reddit, after a hacker illegally stole the photos from the cloud. These were eventually removed, but not before a surprising controversy rose up around these instances: Should social media sites be in the business of censoring content-and, by extension, users?
Jul 26, 2012
Every week, EContentmag.com highlights hot stories and links on digital content and digital media. Here are the latest links for the week of July 23, 2012, with stories on VidCaster, GoGo Cast acquiring Dingo Mobile, V&A Publishing selecting CoreSource Platform, and more.
Final Call: Social Madness
V&A Publishing Selects Ingram's CoreSource Platform
Proto.io Launches ‘Freebies' for UI and UX Professionals
GoGo Cast Acquires Dingo Mobile giving Advertisers the Opportunity to...
Conversation's White Paper Provides Emerging Ad Industry Insights
fishbat Discusses the Relationship Between Tout and WWE
VidCaster Boosts Revenue for Video Publishers with Cross-Platform Paywall