Parents, Teens and Digital Monitoring

Pew Research Center released a report about the methods parents use to monitor their teen’s online lives and how they encourage their child to use technology in an appropriate and responsible...

Nicole Lovell's killing raises question of how to keep kids safe on social media

Many parents are feeling frightened that they do know posses the knowledge and technical skills to keep kids safe on social media. Kelly Wallace of CNN is showing how parents should interact with...

Facebook drives Internet safety in Africa

On February 9 2016, Facebook hosted a Women’s Safety roundtable in Kenya to highlight how the community can work together to create a harassment-free environment so that everyone feels safe to...

13 Essential Rules for Staying Safe on the Internet

The Safer Internet Day is observed on the second Tuesday of February in more than 120 countries. This day is used by cyber-advocates to remind people to be careful when browsing on the internet...

Apple opposes judge's order to hack San Bernardino shooter's iPhone

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook signed a public letter opposing a judge's order for Apple to help the FBI break into the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino, California, shooters, calling the directive...

6 tips to keep your Facebook clean, secure and private

The large number of friends in users Facebook accounts and the fact that many applications and sites allow to log in using the Facebook user name and password can weaken or even jeopardize peoples...

Why Snapchat is better than Facebook

Sonali Seth editorial director of USC's Daily Trojan, commented on CNBC's social media on campus series “ What social media platforms are hot?” According to the commentary, the use of...

What parents need to know when kids are on social media

It can be difficult for parents to keep up with the social networking apps children and teens are using. Not only new apps come along, but also the existing ones continuously add features and this...

Barna Group Study: Teens and Young Adults Use Porn More than Anyone Else

Barna Group interviewed American teens, young adults and older adults about their views on and use of pornography. Among many notable findings, researchers discovered that teens and young adults...

For Parental Controls, iPhones Beat Androids

Brian X. Chen from The New York Times reports that many parents bought smartphones as holiday gifts for their children. In light of the recent revelation in a Colorado high school of the widespread...

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