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What is the 'Friendly WiFi' Scheme?

20 July 2014

With the launch of the World's First public WiFi accreditation scheme last week we spoke to Mike Davies from The Registered Digital Institute (RDI) about the importance of the 'Friendly WiFi' scheme.

If you could sum it up in one paragraph, what is the 'Friendly WiFi'...

World's first public WiFi accreditation scheme launches today

16 July 2014

The Registered Digital Institute (RDI), has today launched ‘Friendly WiFi’, the world’s first accreditation scheme designed to verify whether a business’ public Wi-Fi service meets a minimum level of filtering to block out access to pornographic and child abuse websites. ‘Friendly WiFi’ aims to...

Filtering misconceptions

13 July 2014

Filtering - Addressing Misconceptions

Following the Prime Minister’s request that “family friendly filters are to be applied across public Wi-Fi networks” (Cameron, 2013), it’s great to see public Wi-Fi providers responding all in the name of keeping our younger users safer online. Also...

Hidlo - Cyfeirio at Gamsyniadau

13 July 2014

Yn dilyn dymuniad y Prif Weinidog bod "hidlyddion cyfeillgar i deuluoedd yn cael eu rhoi ar draws rhwydweithiau Wi-Fi cyhoeddus " (Cameron, 2013), mae'n dda gweld darparwyr Wi-Fi cyhoeddus yn ymateb er mwyn cadw ein defnyddwyr iau yn fwy diogel ar-lein. Hefyd, mae'n dda bod y darparwyr...

Job opportunity

11 July 2014

Childnet is seeking a dynamic and inspirational teacher to join their vibrant Education Team. Closing date: 30 July 2014, 5pm

About Childnet

Childnet International is at the forefront of internet safety education work for children and young people, and is a respected name in the UK and...