Children Online

Introducing the Digital Dad

Dave Wallace | Posted 16.02.2014 | UK Tech
Dave Wallace

The world has changed and I am thrilled by the possibility of young children being taught to code. Living in a technologically advanced domestic environment is all part of the fun and I firmly believe that being fully immersed in digital is good for kids.

Parental Rights - What Do You Need to Know if Your Child Shops Online?

Jean-Marc Noel | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jean-Marc Noel

Without awareness, parents could be in for a big shock when they receive the next bank statement if the credit card has been 'borrowed'. Parents must understand the impact online shopping has on their children - then they can learn about their rights and obligations to maintain control.

How to Get Your Kid Coding When You Don't Know How to Code Yourself

Jamie Tolentino | Posted 18.04.2012 | UK Tech
Jamie Tolentino

Want your kid to be the next Zuckerberg or another programming genius but don't know how to code yourself? No problem.

British Children 'Sad' Without Internet Access

Telegraph | Melanie Hick | Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Tech

Fetch the tissues and get ready to dole out the hugs. A survey has revealed that British children are sad when they're without access to t'internet*. ...

One In Five Kids Access Inappropriate Websites On Mobile Phones

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 31.03.2012 | UK Tech

UK children are outwitting their parents to access inappropriate content on smart phones. One in five UK children are accessing inappropriate webs...

Children At Risk From Cyber Crime

PA | Melanie Hick | Posted 31.03.2012 | UK Tech

A child can now be at greater risk sitting in a bedroom on a computer than outside the school gates, the Home Secretary said today. Theresa May sai...

One Third Of Youngsters Suffer Cyberbullying

Melanie Hick | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Tech

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- More than a third of young people have been affected by cyberbullying, but many do not tell anyone, research suggests. The new...

11 Year-Olds Regularly Downloading Illegal Music

Melanie Hick | Posted 09.01.2012 | UK Tech

One in five 11 year olds have been found to be illegally downloading music from the internet, according to a study for Childnet International. Kid...

Study: Facebook Hacking Rife... Amongst Parents

The Huffington Post | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.09.2011 | UK

Picture the scene: the lights are low. A computer screen flickers with a Facebook login screen. An investigator, desperate for a new lead, types on a ...