Germany’s synagogue shooting was live-streamed on Twitch—but almost no one saw it

The shooter used a head-mounted camera to record the attack, in which two people were killed. Twitch owner Amazon confirmed to CNBC that the shooter livestreamed the 35-minute video to the service, and while only about five people watched the stream live, around 2,200 people viewed it in the 30...

Germany’s synagogue shooting was live-streamed on Twitch—but almost no one saw it

The rapid response to the shootings in Halle shows how tech firms are learning from Christchurch.

Thu 10 Oct 19 from MIT Technology Review

Germany shooting: How live streamed murder videos became propaganda tools and how tech firms are resisting

Attacker used same 'modus operandi as Christchurch shooter' but new technologies mean far fewer people saw the video

Thu 10 Oct 19 from The Independent

German shooter video stays online despite crackdown

Video of a deadly shooting in Germany was easily accessible on 4chan, BitChute and other sites Thursday, attracting tens of thousands of views, despite efforts by tech companies to curb the ...

Thu 10 Oct 19 from TechXplore

Halle shooter posted video on Twitch livestream platform

The gunman in Wednesday's deadly shooting in the German city of Halle posted a video of the attack on the Twitch livestream platform owned by Amazon, the company said.

Wed 9 Oct 19 from TechXplore

Halle Gunman Confesses to Livestreamed Shooting, Allegedly Posted Manifesto Online

Additional details have come out about a shooting in Germany that was livestreamed on Twitch earlier this week, and the case only continues to grow more disturbing. Read more...

Sat 12 Oct 19 from Gizmodo

Twitch video of Germany shooting near Halle synagogue included anti-semitic motives - CNET

A video showed the shooter railing against feminism and denying the Holocaust.

Fri 11 Oct 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Germany shooter livestreamed attack on Twitch

The shooter used a head-mounted camera to record the attack, in which two people were killed. Twitch owner Amazon confirmed to CNBC that the shooter livestreamed the 35-minute video to the service, ...

Thu 10 Oct 19 from Techspot

Germany shooting: 2,200 people watched on Twitch

Twitch says a gunman's video was watched by more than 2,200 people before it was removed.

Thu 10 Oct 19 from BBC Technology

Livestreamed killings test social media measures to block extremist content

Social media companies scrambled on Wednesday to scrub footage of a shooting outside a German synagogue from their platforms, in the first major test of their systems since a massacre in the ...

Wed 9 Oct 19 from Reuters Technology

Germany shooting suspect appears to have livestreamed attack online

A gunman who killed two people -- one outside a synagogue and one in a kebab shop -- in the German town of Halle on Wednesday appears to have streamed the attack live online.

Wed 9 Oct 19 from CNN

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