Category: content moderators

An ex-Pornhub moderator said some videos that should’ve been taken down were missed and ‘stayed up for months’

Netflix is releasing its Money Shot: The Pornhub Story documentary on Wednesday. Netflix A former Pornhub video moderator said content that should’ve been removed “stayed up for months.” The ex-MindGeek worker made the claims in the new Netflix documentary Money Shot: The Pornhub Story. It explores the dark side of porn through interviews with performers and industry workers. Editor’s note: This article contains references to…

An astronomer was locked out of her Twitter account for months after posting a video of a meteor that was...

A meteor streaks throughout the sky close to Lone Pine, California in August. David McNew/Getty Images An astronomer was locked out of Twitter for months after posting a video of a meteor, per BBC News. Mary McIntyre mentioned Twitter deemed her August video to have damaged its content material guidelines. She regained entry to her account on Thursday after BBC News printed its story. An…

An ex-TikTok moderator, who was paid $10 a day and had to scroll through child abuse and gun violence, was...

Teleperformance pays TikTok moderators in Colombia $10 a day, TBIJ reported. Getty Images A former TikTok moderator in Colombia was required to keep her webcam on all night while working.  Moderators in Colombia are paid just $10 a day, The Bureau of Investigative Journalism reported. The moderator said the situation was “terrible” because she lived with her family. A Colombian ex-moderator for TikTok said she…