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Keeping you up to date with the latest news around the social networks, apps and games your kids are using.

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15 August 2019

What's new on Net Aware?

Welcome to the newly relaunched Net Aware, our bite-size guide to the latest and most popular social networks, apps and games kids are using.

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30 April 2020

What is end-to-end encryption?

You might have heard of end-to-end encryption but not be entirely sure what it means. We explain it for you here and offer some top tips for keeping kids safe.


24 February 2020

TikTok’s new Family Safety Mode: What we think

TikTok, the popular social media app that lets you create, share and discover short videos, has just released its new Family Safety Mode. We explain the new features and offer some extra advice.

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17 April 2020

TikTok is disabling direct messaging for under 16s

TikTok, the popular video sharing app, just announced that messaging for under 16s will be disabled. Here’s what we think.

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