Social media has not done enough to stop hate. Now Texas wants to make it even harder!

On Saturday, an 18-year old radicalised white man walked into a grocery store wearing body armour and carrying a gun. He proceeded to open fire, shooting 13 people and killing 10 of them. Most of the victims were Black.

The thing is this: he live-streamed the shooting on Twitch. Which is going to make his “not guilty” plea somewhat challenging to defend!

To their credit, it only took 2 minutes before the live stream was taken down by Twitch. However, in so…

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Rick Huckstep

Rick Huckstep

I help decision-makers, entrepreneurs, and professionals make better decisions. Using simple and engaging language, I make sense of what’s happening in tech.