Is this the beginning of the end of online abuse? Instagram will be rolling out some new options to protect people from abusive DMs, with the capacity to filter DM requests that include offensive words, and a new way to stop users you’ve already blocked from contacting you via a different account.
Instagram is upping its efforts to stamp out predatory behaviour in the app with a new range of features designed to protect younger users from ill-intentioned adults.
YouTube have recently announced a set of new ‘Supervised’ features that will give parents more control over what content their kids watch on the streaming platform. Parents will soon be able to choose from three different content settings which are based on whether their kid is a pre-teen, above 13 years of age or on… Read more »
Facebook has added some new safety and control options to Messenger to coincide with Safer Internet Day (February 9th), giving users more ways to easily manage who can contact them through the app.
Whether we agree with kids having smartphones and access to all kinds of content in the palm of their hand, the fact is that at some point they will need, and they will have them. What you can control is their usage of them and teach them how to navigate the online world properly and… Read more »