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Our top tips on privacy for Facebook's Graph Search

05 November 2013

Today, Facebook announced the roll-out of Graph Search for UK English users of Facebook. Graph Search will give Facebook users greater ability to share and search so it will have an impact on your privacy - the information you and others can share and find about you.

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ChildLine and the Internet Watch Foundation form new partnership to help young people remove explicit images online

17 October 2013

Action taken as new survey reveals 60 per cent of young people have been asked for a sexual image or video and 40 per cent have created an image or video of themselves.

ChildLine and the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) are joining forces to ensure young people of 17 years...

Today is Ada Lovelace Day

14 October 2013

Tuesday 15th October is Ada Lovelace Day. Ada Lovelace Day celebrates the achievements of Ada Lovelace – the first computer programmer – as well as the achievements of women across science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). It aims to provide inspiring role models and...

No Hate Speech Movement: Explained

02 October 2013

The No Hate Speech Movement is a Council of Europe initiative to raise awareness of hate speech online, and to combat it.

The campaign website has all information regarding the Movement, its aims, outcomes and news about what is happening. You can watch the campaign video...

New research concludes that most teachers don’t have access to basic Internet Safety training

17 September 2013

Based on data from over 3,000 schools, the report discloses the strength and weaknesses of wider e-Safety provision in schools in the UK. It concludes that the strongest aspects are still ‘policy and filtering’, whilst consistently the weakest area is still staff training. This report uses...