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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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21 May 2020

8 tips for keeping your kids safe online during lockdown

Follow our 8 top tips to help keep your kids safe online during lockdown and beyond.

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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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09 April 2020

Snapchat’s new mental health feature: Here For You UK

Snapchat, the popular app that lets you send photos, short videos and messages to your friends, has just released its new ‘Here For You UK’ mental health feature. Here we explain what the new feature is and give you some extra advice to help keep your child safe when using it.

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26 March 2020

Having a Netflix Party? What you should know

What you need to know about Netflix Party and how you can keep your child safe while using it.

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24 March 2020

Lights, camera, action! Video chat, video sharing and livestreaming

Does your child TikTok more than your clock? Have they got an itch for Twitch? Do they Snap, Gram and Dub? Here's what you need to know about video chat, video sharing and livestreaming.


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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10 February 2020

New resources for Safer Internet Day

To help you keep your kids safe, we’ve created some extra resources to make it even easier for you to have conversations about staying safe online.

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