Website Review Feature Spotlight:

foursquare

Foursquare is a location-based social network that encourages members to meet in person. Granted, the service warns users to friend carefully and does provide pretty good privacy, including the option to post anonymously. But a big part of this new breed of social networking is sharing where you...

8notes.com

8notes.com is a website that offers free sheet music for more than 25 instruments. Kids don't have to register to view some parts of the site, including the guitar tuner, the chords chart, and...

A+Click

A+Click is a collection of totally free math quizzes for grades 1 through 12 emphasizing logic and problem-solving with no registration, ads, or distractions. Most questions require reading and...

Alloy

This ad-heavy site encompasses entertainment news, social networking, and lots of shopping -- there's an online store that sells clothes and accessories. The celebrity and fashion content is...

Animal Jam

Animal Jam is a virtual-world counterpart to National Geographic Kids magazine. Kids learn about plant and animal life while navigating through Jamaa, a land where the animals are disappearing and...

Animate It!

Animate It! is downloadable software for Mac and PC (with supporting website) for creating stop-motion movies using a webcam. The software costs £20 UK or around $30. Backed by the UK's famous...

Featured Articles


6 Timely Tips for Using Apps with Kids
Do your kids or grandkids use apps on your phone, tablet or e-reader? Of course they do. Many apps are fun, educational and engaging. But before you hand over your mobile device to a...
Privacy and Wearable Devices
CSO talks about the potential privacy and legal implications of wearable technology devices, which are used to track physical activity, location, and, in the case of Google Glass, take photos and...

Featured Media


How do I report something on Facebook?
How do you report something you've seen on Facebook such as spam, hate speech, harassment, bullying, etc.