Valve Corp.’s Steam Removes Pages Celebrating Suspected Shooter in New Zealand Mosque Murders

Valve Corp.’s Steam has removed more than 100 profiles from the popular gaming-platform that memorialized the suspected gunman in the attacks on two New Zealand mosques that killed 49 people Friday, the gaming-news site Kotaku reported. Kotaku counted more than 100 profiles that appeared in a matter of hours after the shooting and that “were […]

Facebook Scrambles to Remove New Zealand Mosque Attacker’s Livestreamed Video

Facebook has removed a livestreamed video that reportedly showed the terror attacks that took place Friday afternoon in Christchurch, New Zealand. Other platforms were reportedly more tardy, bringing the spotlight back onto social media firms’ capacity to quickly remove extremist content from their platforms. Around the time of Friday prayers, gunmen opened fire in two […]