Posts made in September, 2018


Twenty Percent of Kids Talk to Strangers On Social Media

Posted by on Sep 11, 2018 in Blog | 0 comments

Almost 20% of children talk to strangers every day on social media according to recent research.  This includes half of nine year olds, despite age restriction on most social media sites. Most nine years olds simply cannot understand the risks. Perhaps older children think that doing so is harmless, that strangers have no idea who they are in the real world and have no way to find out. Nothing could be farther from the truth. Almost anyone, child or not, who has an online presence can be identified by various means unless they go to considerable lengths to avoid it. Clues range from physical location...

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