GitHub Removed Open Source Versions of DeepNude
After the creator of DeepNude shuttered its app that digitally undressed women, multiple people uploaded their own versions to GitHub.
Twitter Pushed Adverts for Spyware to Monitor Girlfriends
The app heavily suggested spying on a girlfriend without her consent.
When Myspace Was King, Employees Abused a Tool Called ‘Overlord’ to Spy on Users
Several employees were caught abusing the tool, which let them read users’ messages and passwords.
Facebook Quietly Changes Search Tool Used by Investigators, Abused By Companies
Facebook’s Graph Search allowed anyone to search a wealth of public data on Facebook in very specific ways, such as searching content for keywords in a particular point in time.
The Missing Teen Whose Cold Case Was Revived With the Probe of a 'Warlock' Pedophile Ring
In 1988, Lee Boxell disappeared without a trace, and the case gradually went cold—until 2011, when an investigation into child abuse at a youth club gave the family some hope of closure.
4 Women Killed By Men They'd Reported to South Wales Police
Using British Freedom of Information laws, Broadly obtained the number of women killed by partners, ex-partners, or stalkers in south Wales in a three year period, despite reporting them to police.
How to Tell if Your BDSM Relationship Is Abusive
A psychologist explains the line between a healthy exchange of power and potentially fatal abuse.
Why I Decided to Start Kink Shaming Myself
I've invited abuse into my sex life for too long.
'Leaving Neverland' Is a Reckoning for Michael Jackson Fans
The HBO documentary asks viewers to bear witness to the allegations of abuse against the late pop star.
'A Star Is Born' Has Always Been About Emotional Abuse
It's easy for filmmakers to portray abusers as clear-cut villains; it's much harder to treat them with compassion and to layer a story with the moments of levity and genuine connection.
35 London Women Murdered by Partners or Exes in Three Years
The killers in eight of the 35 cases had previously been reported to the police for violent or threatening behavior, according to data uncovered by Broadly under Freedom of Information laws.
'Abusive Relationship,' Today's Comic by Nina Vandenbempt
Nina Vandenbempt shows five subtle signs of an abusive relationship.