Melinda Smith, a.k.a. Mercedes Carrera, was arrested in Rancho Cucamonga, California for alleged digital penetration of a child under the age of 10.
The popular conference will also host a daylong summit on online harassment.
Virtual prostitutes get a bad rap. But critics should be careful.
Gamergate Autoblocker” has automatically blocked more than 9,000 Twitter users, but some say it goes too far.
Analysis by Newsweek found that Twitter users tweeting the hashtag #GamerGate direct negative tweets at critics of the gaming world more than they do at the journalists whose coverage they supposedly want scrutinized.
She dared to apply critical theory to video games, and gamers didn't like it.