For many, a new school year symbolizes a new beginning. For kids it’s as much a celebration as New Year’s Eve for adults. New beginnings, a clean slate and starting over. No wonder we want to prepare for it as best we can, to set ourselves, and our children, up for success. The preparation should … More Kids back at school. Check. Devices protected. Check.
It’s never too late to prevent children from being dragged to the dark side and to ensure their skills are a force for good. When we talk about cybercrime and children, it’s often in the context of protecting the young ones from online dangers. That could mean ensuring our kids’ devices have the right parental control software … More Teenage cybercrime: How to stop kids from taking the wrong path
We interviewed a psychologist for expert advice on how to stay connected with your children in the digital age. When your child is playing with a tablet or smartphone, do you ever feel as though they’ve completely tuned you out? How do you teach your kids to handle screen time and technology safely, while strengthening your … More Tips for setting healthy tech boundaries
Learn the basics of the surface web, deep web and dark web and what risks different parts of the internet pose to children. The dangers associated with the dark web are discussed quite often. But many parents are still confused about how these websites actually work and what risks they pose. Find out how the … More What your kids can access on the internet
How can you help your kids navigate Instagram safely? Here are a few tips to help you protect their privacy on the app. While many teens have recently been captivated by other social media apps du jour, most notably TikTok, Instagram continues to hold its own among young internet users. Indeed, children aged 13-17 make up eight … More Instagram and teens: A quick guide for parents to keep their kids safe