Digital natives have become the digitally naive - The National

"Be the change: unite for a better internet." This was the theme for Safer Internet Day, an annual initiative that promotes the responsible and positive use of digital technology. But what exactly does "better" mean? And what does a better internet ...

Manchester City backing Safer Internet Day - Manchester City

As millions of people around the world unite to promote online safety, Manchester City is encouraging fans to pledge their support to the Safer Internet Day campaign. The Club has joined the hundreds of schools and organisations from across the UK who ...

Google advises students not to share naked pictures and personal information online (photos) - NAIJ.COM

Due to the increasing relevance of the internet to everyone especially the children and youth who use the internet for various activities including school work, online gaming and social networking Nigerians on Tuesday, February 7, joined the rest of ...

Almost Half Of British Children Are Scared To Use The Internet - ISBuzz News

Research by Kaspersky Lab to mark Safer Internet Day 2017 reveals that the increasing threats facing children online are now having a detrimental effect, with almost half (49 per cent) of 10-15 year olds in the UK admitting they are scared or worried ...

Children learn how to stay safe online - The Midsomer Norton & Radstock Journal

Academy of Trinity in Radstock joined in the global Safer Internet Day campaign to promote the safe and responsible use of technology. Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre and celebrated in over 100 countries, Safer Internet Day saw ...

Safer Internet Day celebrated on 7 February 2017 - Jagran Josh

The Safer Internet Day was celebrated on 7 February 2017 with the theme - Be the Change: Unite for a Better Internet. Top 300 CA eBook. To mark the occasion, various activities were undertaken across the world by the stakeholders of the internet like ...

Are UK Parents Lax About Kids' Digital Usage? - eMarketer

A recent global study from Intel Security found that almost a quarter of parent internet users allowed their children to use internet-connected devices at bedtime completely unmonitored. Extent to Which Parent Internet Users Worldwide Limit/Monitor ...

Youths need more internet safety education - The Daily Titan

While Safer Internet Day is a great occasion to celebrate the positive influence the internet can have on children, it's also an important time to realize the dangerous wave that children are riding when surfing the web. There are things that children ...

Google wants users to be safe on Safer Internet Day - Gizmodo India

On Safer Internet Day this Tuesday, Google India urged people to use digital technologies in a positive way while also spreading awareness about Internet safety. Besides the appeal, Google India also announced winners of its Web Rangers initiative ...

Google May Add Internet Safety to School Curriculum in India - News18

Google is already working with Goa government for educating students on being safe on Internet.(Image: Reuters). Technology giant Google is in discussions with 4-5 states across the country for including Internet safety as part of the curriculum for ...

Women network group partners Facebook to raise literacy - NewsDay

TECH Women Zimbabwe (TWZ) has partnered with social media giant, Facebook to bring digital literacy to women in the country and create awareness on better safety practices on social media. BY TATIRA ZWINOIRA. This comes as the organisation and ...

Time spent online by children the top internet safety concern for parents - Irish Examiner

Around three-quarters (72%) of parents are concerned that their child spends too much time online. Emma Kenny, Mary-Kate Wall, and Megan Kelly, all from Mercy Secondary School, Inchicore, at Facebook's International Headquarters. However, while this is ...

Safer Internet Day: Nearly HALF of teenagers have seen naked pictures of peers being publicly shared - The National Student

Today marks Safer Internet Day, an event intended to tackle the increased dangers that children and young people are exposed to as a result of rising internet usage. The UK Safer Internet Centre, which organises the event, has gathered some startling ...

Safer Internet for every child - The Herald

The Internet has dramatically revolutionised the world in ways that have changed our existence. What started out as a means to shuttle small bytes of information between two terminals, has now invaded every aspect of our lives. Nothing else has so ...

Founding fodder: George Washington's words to live by - ChicagoNow (blog)

The Founding Fathers didn't give any thought to the internet or social media, but their wisdom can still provide wise counsel that applies in modern times. Today on Safer Internet Day, and every day, kids should apply this George Washington quote to ...

Safer Internet Day Aims To Get Parents, Kids Talking About Online Responsibility - CBS Local

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — This is 'Safer Internet Day,' a global event that centers around an examination of online privacy and personal responsibility. The National Constitution Center in Philadelphia played host to several hundred school kids, and the ...

Safer Internet Day: Pupils make 'sexting' prevention film - ITV News

Keeping children safe online can be worrying for parents - many often feel they do not know enough about their children's digital lives and how it might leave them vulnerable. A new report released for Safer Internet Day shows 'sexting' - digitally ...

For Safer Internet Day, online security tips for parents and kids - CBS News

Tuesday is Safer Internet Day, an annual event calling attention to the need for more safety-conscious online behavior every day of the year. “We want to make sure kids are staying safe when they're online,” Callahan Walsh of the National Center for ...

James McVey Talks About The Importance of Safer Internet Day - CelebMix (blog)

Safer Internet Day is celebrated globally in February each year to promote the safe and positive use of digital technology for children and young people and over 1,200 organisations are supporting the day. This year's Safer Internet Day will take place ...

Oman celebrates annual Safer Internet Day with activities - Muscat Daily

The sultanate, represented by the Information Technology Authority (ITA), participated in the celebration of the Safer Internet Day, which is celebrated on first Tuesday of February every year. More than 100 countries celebrate this international day ...