Tech Tuesday: Online Harassment, Emojis and Pokémon Go Fest
A recent study from the Pew Research Center found that roughly one-in-five Americans have experienced severe forms of online harassment ranging from physical threats to sexual harassment to stalking. Online harassment not only impacts its victims, but it also indirectly affects the behavior of online users who have witnessed others being harassed online.
Coming up, we're talking about online harassment, the linguistics of emojis, and the Pokémon Go Festival.
- Maeve Duggan, research associate, Pew Research Center
- Vyvyan Evans, cognitive linguist and author of The Emoji Code: The Linguistics Behind Smiley Faces and Scaredy Cats
- Russell Holly, contributing editor, Android Central