New SEC opponents set for revised football schedule

2 days ago SEC Staff BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (August 7, 2020) – The Southeastern Conference on Friday announced the two additional non-divisional opponents each school will play as part of the SEC’s conference-only football schedule in 2020. The identification of each school’s two additional non-divisional opponents follows last week’s announcement of Read more…

Content Moderation Case Study: Social Media Services Respond When Recordings Of Shooting Are Uploaded By The Person Committing The Crimes (August 2015)

from the real-time-decision-making dept Summary: The ability to instantly upload recordings and stream live video has made content moderation much more difficult. Uploads to YouTube have surpassed 500 hours of content every minute (as of May 2019), making any form of moderation inadequate. The same goes for Twitter and Facebook. Read more…

SEC announces initial medical protocols

13 hours ago SEC Staff Photo: SEC staff BIRMINGHAM, Alabama (August 7, 2020) – The Southeastern Conference has announced its initial COVID-19 management requirements for the fall athletics season as recommended by the SEC’s Return to Activity and Medical Guidance Task Force. The Task Force has been meeting frequently since Read more…