Monthly Archives: October 2012
Info-graphics are a great way to visualize the topic in question and this one on identifying internet trolls is an excellent ‘basic’ example that is well worth reviewing to gain an appreciation of the terms relating to ‘internet trolls.
As the media is now flooded with virtually daily reports of ‘Twitter Trolls, I thought it best to provide you with a good link to help you understand what a ‘Troll’ is in the world of Twitter and the internet.
The excellent summary provided by Australia’s ABC television show ‘Media Watch’ gives you an excellent overview of some of the issues facing the general public when reporting any form of harassment, bullying or vilification by internet trolls on Twittter.
Over the Top or OTT as it is referred to is a new form of ‘digital stealth’ technology that can be used by persons or organizations to disguise identity. OTT covers a wide range of content delivered through applications and third-party services, whether they be video or audio. OTT content can be accessed directly through an Internet-connected such as a PC, laptop, tablet, smartphone, and other web enabled devices. Over-the-top content is delivered without the aid of a service provider such as Telstra, Vodaphone, AT&T, Foxtel Comcast etc.
For more on Over the Top Content see: http://getvoip.com/what-is-voip/what-is-ott-over-the-top-content