Bullying Has Turned Into CyberBullying, But Please Do Not Blame Technology. It Is Still Very Much A Human Problem.

Bullying Has Turned Into CyberBullying, But Please Do Not Blame Technology. It Is Still Very Much A Human Problem.

Maybe a few years from now I will rewrite this piece, and I will reach a different conclusion; who knows, if technology keeps moving at this pace, in a relatively short amount of time Artificial Intelligence Entities will be advanced enough to be indistinguishable from humans. Bots will write like people (hopefully better), be able to have a conversation with humans and nobody will be able to tell the difference.  They will think, dream, have feelings, and – hopefully not – they will also behave just like regular people.

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BULLIES IN THE TECH AGE: What parents should know about cyberbullying

BULLIES IN THE TECH AGE: What parents should know about cyberbullying

By Ashley Haynes

Freeman Staff

WAUKESHA — A quick Google search of the term “cyberbullying” will bring up thousands of cases from across the country. The issue has been under even more nationwide scrutiny after a number of suicides among young children and teens. Social media trends like the Blue Whale Challenge have also come into the national spotlight due to their dark nature and aim to get young children to harm themselves. Dr. Scott Poland, a nationally recognized licensed psychologist, says that preventing cyberbullying and other sinister trends starts at home.

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