Privacy researchers have found that it’s possible to find out the precise location of Yik Yak posts, potentially exposing users to doxing or stalking.
Now that we know so acutely how these apps can hurt people, I'd hope we'd all know better than to bring it back.
Suspect Arrested for Threatening Black Students at Michigan Technological University on Social Media
The arrest in Michigan comes after three 19-year-old men were charged in Missouri this week on suspicion of posting terrorist threats on Yik Yak, following student protests against racial abuse at the University of Missouri.
Police on Tuesday night locked down the campus after anonymous posts appeared on social media, one of which said, "I'm going to stand my ground and shoot every black person I see."
Yik Yak users seem to break with the millenial habit of oversharing.
The future of socia
Rest easy knowing that somewhere, police are breaking up a lingerie party filled with middle-aged men and 16-year-old girls.
Being – with your bowel movements is one thing, but when an autistic kid gets caught in the crossfire, you know we're in trouble.