The father of Nasim Aghdam, the woman officials identified as having committed the shooting at YouTube headquarters on Tuesday, said he warned police his daughter was disgruntled with the tech giant.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Police said on Tuesday they were responding to an “active shooter” at the headquarters of YouTube in San Bruno, California.
Gun-rights groups on Friday criticized the video sharing website YouTube for its new policy banning videos showcasing legal gun activity.
Youtube this week clamped down on videos that involve weapons, banning those that promote or link to websites selling firearms and accessories.
A former YouTube employee has filed a discrimination suit against the world’s largest video site, alleging that its policy was to hire zero white or Asian men for tech positions.
YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki was one of several tech and media executives who attacked Facebook at a conference in California on Monday.
YouTube has now implemented a policy change to block the vast majority of video messages on the site from one of the world’s top terrorist recruiters amid growing pressure from governments and counterterrorism advocates.
YouTube has suspended the video account of popular Chinese dissident Guo Wengui amid a mounting pressure from the Beijing government to silence one of its critics.
Google and YouTube on Tuesday temporarily locked out the accounts of a Canadian professor critical of gender-neutral pronouns and other transgender issues.