➼ Crash Override Author Zoe Quinn – Pocket-bikes.us

Crash Override You Ve Heard The Stories About The Dark Side Of The Internet Hackers, Anonymous Hoards Attacking An Unlucky Target, And Revenge Porn But They Remain Just That Stories Surely These Things Would Never Happen To You.Zoe Quinn Used To Feel The Same Way Zoe Is A Video Game Developer Whose Ex Boyfriend Published A Crazed Blog Post Cobbled Together From Private Information, Half Truths, And Outright Fictions, Along With A Rallying Cry To The Online Hordes To Go After Her The Hordes Answered In The Form Of A So Called Movement Known As Gamergate They Hacked Her Accounts, Stole Nude Photos Of Her, Harassed Her Family, Friends And Colleagues, And Threatened To Rape And Murder Her But Instead Of Shrinking Into Silence As The Online Mobs Wanted Her To, She Has Raised Her Voice And Speaks Out Against This Vicious Online Culture And For Making The Internet A Safer Place For Everyone.In The Several Years Since Gamergate Started, Quinn Has Helped Thousands Of People With Her Advocacy And Online Abuse Crisis Resource Crash Override Network From Locking Down Individuals Personal Accounts And Information To Working With Tech Companies And Lawmakers Alike To Inform Policy, She Has Firsthand Knowledge About Every Angle Of Online Abuse, What Powerful Institutions Are And Aren T Doing About It, And How We Can Protect Our Digital Spaces And Selves And Now She Wants To Share That Information With You Crash Override Offers An Up Close Look Inside The Controversy, Threats, And Social And Cultural Battles That Started In The Far Corners Of The Internet And Have Since Permeated Our Online Lives Quinn Uses Her Story As Target And As Activist To Provide An Accessible, Personal, And Human Look At The Ways The Internet Impacts Our Lives And Culture Through Anecdotes From The Eye Of The Storm To Practical Advice For Keeping Yourself And Others Safe Online, Crash Override Combines Memoir, Manifesto, And Map To A Better Future For Our Online Lives.

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  • Hardcover
  • 256 pages
  • Crash Override
  • Zoe Quinn
  • 05 December 2017
  • 1501135376

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  1. says:

    I picked up this book because I wanted to knowabout Zoe s experience, and was pleasantly surprised to find her devoting a large deal of the book to analyzing the systems that enable online abuse She is incredibly impressive in the way she not only survived her experience, but documented it, learned about it, and is attempting to turn these systems inside out in an effort to help others Instead of digging through the book forfuel for conspiracy theories, perhaps take a radical posit I picked up this book because I wanted to knowabout Zoe s experience, and was pleasantly surprise...


  2. says:

    tbh, before I read this book, I figured at least writing a review would be quick I was well aware of what Quinn had been put through, and I was worried that saying anything critical at all would help the haters hate some , so I figured I would be saying something like yay standing up against bullies , boo to misogyny and that would be it.I couldn t have beenwrong.Because this book is GOOD, and perhapsimportantly, it comes at a time when there are a bunch of conversations we a tbh, before I read this book, I figured at least writing a review would be quick I was well aware of what Quinn had been put thro...


  3. says:

    Quinn has taken the huge bushel basket of lemons she got by being a victim of a vindictive ex and the GamerGate mob and has turned it into lemonade for herself and other victims of online harassment Here s...


  4. says:

    Amazing deeply personal but very informed Definitely muchthan a memoir it s a practical and knowledgeable guidebook on online harassment and what everyone advocates, journalists, non profits, law enforcement and just regular internet users can be doing better on this issue.


  5. says:

    Part memoir, part ode to cyberculture Quinn shares her experiences as a game developer, professional, and victim of online abuse at the hands of Gamergate This book was thoughtful and raw I appreciated Quinn s honesty and solutions oriented take on the problem that is online abuse I think this book is important and I think it s something that everyone could benefit from reading There s a lot to learn, both about tech stuff online safety, as well as downright humility compassion Part memoir, part ode to cyberculture Quinn shares her experiences as a game developer, professional, and victim of online abuse at the hands of Gamergate This book was...


  6. says:

    Zoe Quinn didn t need to do any of this.She could have just written down what happened, spit some insults at the vilest of the vile manchildren who caused it, and cashed a check She didn t have to draw a straight line from the hordes of unbelievably hateful GamerGaters to the richest tech companies on Earth She didn t have to call out everyone s favorite liberal, LGBT friendly personalities as sociopathic monsters who d rather let the world burn than hurt the bottom line She didn t have to to Zoe Quinn didn t need to do any of this.She could have just written down what happened, spit some insults at the vilest of the vile manchildren who caused it, and cashed a check She didn t have to draw a straight line from the hordes of unbelievably hateful GamerGaters to the richest tech companies on Earth She didn t have to call out everyone s favorite liberal, LGBT friendly personalities as sociopathic monsters who d rather let the world burn than hurt the bottom line She didn t have to toss every fancy new Silicon Valley partnership her newly minted fame gave her out the window by pointing out ...


  7. says:

    Zo Quinn has written an important book, but not necessarily a great one There s a lot of insight here into both her personal experience and the issue of online assault, but I think I learnedand had a better time with Jon Ronson s SO YOU VE BEEN PUBLICLY SHAMED Ms Quinn s is an important voice...


  8. says:

    I don t really read nonfiction a lot, but I gotta support Ms Quinn for obvious reasons.


  9. says:

    Audible narration and production no complaints I always prefer to read personal nonfiction in the author s voice Could have benefitted from some tighter editing name mispronunciation, grammar , but not distracting The first half is a memoir surrounding the rise and fall of GG and its impact on the author The abuse the author suffered is fucking awful and the fall out continues today, as you ll likely see in comments of this review Quinn s enemies are so dedicated to hating her that my a Audible narration and production no complaints I alw...


  10. says:

    Complete Waste of Time and MoneyGiving this blog in book form 2 stars only because it does highlight the abuses people endure when they are targeted by the hate machine No one should be subjected to that abuse.The second star is because this book reminded me why I read everything with a critical eye and do my own research in addition to information presented.The fact is that Ms Quinn made statements without presenting any evidence, which is a huge red flag For example, she claims that TERFs Complete Waste of Time and MoneyGiving this blog in book form 2 stars only because it does highlight the abuses people endure when they are targeted by the hate machine No one should be subjected to that abuse.The second star is because this book reminded me why I read everything with a crit...

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