Anybody who’s spent greater than 5 minutes on social media can let you know that the majority platforms have loads of trolls, reply-guys and different individuals who may be disagreeable to work together with. On huge platforms like Twitter, Faecbook, and Instagram, the choice to dam one other person permits you to hold somebody out of your feed. Blocking is way from an ideal answer, however at the very least it offers customers a option to proceed to make use of the platforms and keep away from (some) nasty interactions.
However as Will Oremus writes for The Atlantic, the year-old audio chat platform Clubhouse has a special mechanism for blocking, one which impacts extra than simply the blocker and the blockee (I do know, however what would you name it?):
If you block somebody on Clubhouse, it doesn’t simply…
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