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Periscope app being used for child grooming

CHILDREN as young as NINE are being groomed by paedophiles on the live-streaming app Periscope, it has emerged.

Perverts are using it to watch youngsters’ broadcasts and bombard them with requests to remove their clothes or make explicit videos. 231 more words

Online Predators

The online playground

If you have kids between the ages of about seven and thirteen, you’ve probably heard about ROBLOX.

As someone who doesn’t have children, I wasn’t aware of the website until my nine-year-old niece asked me to join up, so I could talk to her online once I returned to my house, six hours away from hers. 1,588 more words

House Joint Resolution 86 Supporters

Bellow you will see the names of the 50 senators who voted on House Joint Resolution 86 (Summary: https://goo.gl/NZSE5D). It has not yet become law so you have a duty as an American for this and for future generations, to keep your internet access free and unmonitored. 425 more words

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CCRA partners with Stand for the Silent

CCRA and Stand for the Silent held a partnership meeting last Thursday, to discuss how the two organizations could assist each other for October’s Cyber Bullying Awareness Month. 107 more words

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10 Tips to Be a Good Online Investor

Having an online investing account is as easy as click, click, click…and you’re set to buy and sell stocks, bonds or funds you want. No waiting, no problems, right? 325 more words

Facts & Trends

Being able to assign each individual student an assignment that helps support their learning has been a great tool to ensure progress for the student.  Tools such as Web 2.0 are great tools to use for students’ learning, however, teaching digital citizenship to students is key to keeping the use of technology and online resources used in a proper manner. 130 more words

Online Safety

Many of the warning phrases you probably heard from your parents and teachers are also applicable to using computers and the Internet....

I am reblogging this information from US-CERT Security Tip (ST05-014) – Real-World Warnings Keep You Safe Online

Why are these warnings important?

Like the real world, technology and the Internet present dangers as well as benefits. 593 more words

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