Twitter Working to Block Online Harassment Using Keyword Filters

The micro-blogging platform is said to be working on a keyword-based moderation tool that will let users filter content they perceive to be harassing and offensive. This anti-harassment feature, which the company has been working on for over a year, will give users the power to block certain offensive words and slurs appearing on their timeline and create a less harmful atmosphere on the platform.

Written by Shaik Zakeer Hussain

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