Ask.fm unveils changes to safety policy

Social networking site Ask.fm has unveiled changes to make its site safer after recent online bullying cases.It said it would view all reports within 24 hours, make the report button more visible, and include bullying and harassment as a category for a report.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23752923Also see:Ask.fm pledges cyberbullying reform after Hannah Smith death
The website at the centre of controversy following the death of a teenage girl who killed herself after apparently enduring months of online bullying has promised to introduce a “bullying/harassment” button and to investigate any reports of abusive behaviour within 24 hours.The question-and-answer website Ask.fm, which is based in Latvia, has been criticised for failing to protect users after the death this month of 14-year-old Hannah Smith, from Lutterworth in Leicestershire.
http://www.theguardian.com/society/2013/aug/19/ask-fm-cyberbully-hannah-smith-death

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