1. 17 minutes of carnage: how New Zealand gunman broadcast his killings on Facebook  Reuters
  2. New Zealand shooting puts new focus on role of social media  CBS News
  3. A Mass Murder of, and for, the Internet  The New York Times
  4. Christchurch Shooting Footage: Why You Shouldn’t Watch the Video, and What to Do if You Did  Newsweek
  5. New Zealand shooting's a social media wake-up call -- YouTube, others, must stop amplifying violent crimes  Fox News
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A gunman who killed 49 people at two New Zealand mosques live-streamed the attacks on Facebook for 17 minutes using an app designed for extreme sports enthusiasts, with copies still being shared on social media hours later.A gunman who killed 49 people at two New Zealand mosques live-streamed the attac...

17 minutes of carnage: how New Zealand gunman broadcast his killings on Facebook | Reuters

A suspected gunman posted live footage of the attack on Facebook.A suspected gunman posted live footage of the attack on Facebook.

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube working to remove New Zealand shooting content - National | Globalnews.ca

Internet companies scrambled Friday to remove graphic video filmed by a gunman in the New Zealand mosque shootings that was widely available on social media for hours after the horrific attack.Internet companies scrambled Friday to remove graphic video filmed by a gunman in the New Zealand mosque shootings that was widely available on social media for hours after the horrific attack.

Tech companies scramble to remove New Zealand shooting video | CTV News

This isn't the first time a horrific act of violence was streamed live.This isn't the first time a horrific act of violence was streamed live.

Social Media Companies Race To Take Down Video Of New Zealand Shootings | HuffPost Canada

Facebook, YouTube and Twitter were scrambling Friday to take down copies of the New Zealand Christchurch mosque shooting video.The massacre of 49 people was streamed live on Facebook

Facebook, YouTube Struggle to Remove New Zealand Shooting | Time

The rise of social media and the ability to livestream an attack gives sick killers an added incentive to do their deeds with a huge, international audience of transfixed viewers. And there is no intermediation to soften the blow.The rise of social media and the ability to livestream an attack gives sick killers an added incentive to do their deeds with a huge, international audience of transfixed viewers. And there is no intermediation to soften the blow.

“Our hearts are broken over today’s terrible tragedy in New Zealand. Please know we are working vigilantly to remove any violent footage.”

YouTube on Twitter: "Our hearts are broken over today’s terrible tragedy in New Zealand. Please know we are working vigilantly to remove any violent footage."

“The New Zealand massacre was livestreamed on Facebook, announced on 8chan, reposted on YouTube, commentated about on Reddit, and mirrored around the world before the tech companies could even react.”

Drew Harwell on Twitter: "The New Zealand massacre was livestreamed on Facebook, announced on 8chan, reposted on YouTube, commentated about on Reddit, and mirrored around the world before the tech companies could even react."

“Just heard news of the devastating reports from New Zealand Christchurch. I feel absolutely sickened having my name uttered by this person. My heart and thoughts go out to the victims, families and everyone affected by this tragedy.”

ƿ૯ωძɿ૯ƿɿ૯ on Twitter: "Just heard news of the devastating reports from New Zealand Christchurch. I feel absolutely sickened having my name uttered by this person. My heart and thoughts go out to the victims, families and everyone affected by this tragedy."

“If YouTube don't have the capability to halt the spread of the NZ massacre videos - because they are going up faster than they can take them down - then they should suspend all new uploads at this time.”

Tom Watson on Twitter: "If YouTube don't have the capability to halt the spread of the NZ massacre videos - because they are going up faster than they can take them down - then they should suspend all new uploads at this time."

Based on labyrinthine and anonymous comment threads, 8chan is one of the darkest corners of the InternetBased on labyrinthine and anonymous comment threads, 8chan is one of the darkest corners of the Internet

What is 8chan, and why did the New Zealand shooter use it to announce himself to the world? | National Post

Social media giants Facebook, Twitter, Google faced scrutiny over extremist content on their platforms on Friday after video footage of mass shootings in New Zealand was live streamed and widely shared online.Social media giants Facebook, Twitter, Google faced scrutiny over extremist content on their platforms on Friday after video footage of mass shootings in New Zealand was live streamed and widely shared online.

Social media firms under scrutiny over New Zealand shooting footage - Science & Tech - The Jakarta Post

TOKYO/HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - Social media platforms including Facebook are facing harsher scrutiny after a shooter accused of killing 49 people in two mosques in New Zealand appeared to livestream the murders over the Internet.. Read more at straitstimes.com.Australia/NZ News -TOKYO/HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - Social media platforms including Facebook are facing harsher scrutiny after a shooter accused of killing 49 people in two mosques in New Zealand

Facebook, YouTube blindsided by Christchurch mosque shooter's livestream video, Australia/NZ News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

The spread of hate material outside big platforms with centralized moderation policies raises questions about how to balance internet freedom with fighting terrorism.Small sites pose complicated questions about stopping hate

Questions about policing online hate are much bigger than Facebook and YouTube - The Verge

“There's no excuse for the content from that livestream to be still circulating on social media now.”

New Zealand mosques massacre provides test for live video platforms - World - DAWN.COM

Social media companies were accused of “aiding and abetting” terrorists who murdered dozens of Muslim worshippers in Christchurch yesterday. Facebook, Google and Twitter had all failed, more than 13 hours after it was first uploaded by the shooter, to rid their platforms of graphic footage of one ofSocial media companies were accused of “aiding and abetting” terrorists who murdered dozens of Muslim worshippers in Christchurch yesterday. Facebook, Google and Twitter had all failed, more than...

New Zealand shooting: Footage of massacre spread over the internet | News | The Times