Tag Archives: internet safety

Online predators are using new tactics to target kids to “get in where they fit in” – Keeping Children Safe Online

  Predators are no longer interested in a “one time sexual encounter,” with children, they are hoping for more and they are putting in the work.  Many predators spend months and even years following a child online with the hopes … Continue reading

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18-year-old girl commits suicide after being cyberbullied by a shop owner – Keeping Teens Safe on the Internet

Cyberbullying is usually attributed to teens, however we should be aware that it can take many forms.  Unfortunately social media has taken the place of resolving issues, the old fashioned way, as some people have opted to take the cowardly … Continue reading

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New Year Gift – 10 Technology and Social Media Tips to Keep your Children Safe on the Internet

Happy New Year!  It’s a new year and that means we get a chance to “do a better job” at keeping children safe on the Internet.   Keeping your children safe online means staying informed and getting involved. It can often … Continue reading

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Facebook Page “Cutest Teen 2013″ Shut Down – Keeping Children Safe on the Internet

A Facebook page called “cutest teens 2013″ was recently shut down 30-minutes after Facebook was made aware of the site.  Cutest Teens was a contest where allegedly 17,000+ teens posted “selfies” to see which photo received the most likes before … Continue reading

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27-Year-Old man targets teen through Online Video Games – Keeping Kids Safe Online

This story should serve as a wake-up-call- for all parents who have children that play video games.  A 27-year-old man was recently sentenced  to 22-months on internet luring and child pornography charges. Joseph Rice, from Newfoundland became friends with a … Continue reading

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