Social media has some great advantages, such as keeping in touch with loved ones and sharing experiences with friends, but like almost anything on the internet, it can be easily abused. With some creative thinking and a little luck on the side, it is possible for it to be used as a vehicle to steal… Read more »
TikTok has this week partnered with the National PTA to create a new TikTok Guide for Parents, which provides key information to help parents protect their children when they’re using the app, and outlines the various measures and tools that TikTok has available to shield youngsters from online abuse and predators. The 20-page guide covers all aspects of how TikTok… Read more »
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 »