trolling


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trolling

(1) Posting derogatory or false messages on social media. See Internet troll, bot and doxing.

(2) Using patents to generate income. See patent troll.

(3) Hanging around in a chat room without saying anything, like a "Peeping Tom." See troll.

trolling

Flying random patterns by EW/ELINT/ECM (electronic warfare/electronic intelligence/electronic countermeasures) aircraft to try and trigger a response from hostile emitters and then detecting the same.
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This is likely a crucial aspect to trolling 6 if trolls empathized with their victim, perhaps they would be more likely to reduce or refrain from engaging in the behavior.
Challenging as it may be the development of online trolling has had a long historical backtrack in communist countries.
Steve Miranda at Mississippi State University to measure crappie catch rates with trolling and poling to help management make the best decisions about pole limits.
Dr Arthur Cassidy, the UK's leading psychological expert on trolling, said: "These people will home in anywhere they see a tragedy, personal or public.
The worst region for trolling is the South East with 251 convictions.
But MP Steve Rotheram, who launched a campaign after trolling of the family of railway tragedy victim Georgia Varley, 16, said: "The law is confusing and depends upon what you find grossly offensive.
Only 37% of those who had experienced trolling ever reported it to the social network where it took place, the report found.
In my research at the Centre for Research into Online Communities and E-Learning Systems at Swansea University I have identified the first wide-reaching law outlawing trolling was brought in by Margaret Thatcher as section 24 of the Telecommunications Act 1984 - it is still used today
As the founder of the Swansea-based Trolling Academy, my advice to people who want to get support online is to find websites dedicated to their concern.
In their new guide, Trolling Truths, the authors show why they are two of America's most knowledgeable anglers when it comes to catching trout, salmon and kokanee on light tackle.
However, using them alternatively and seeing which works better can give you an idea of how to deal with a particular situation of trolling.