Safer Internet Day 2018

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Today, Tuesday 6th February, is Safer Internet Day 2018! This year’s theme is ‘Create, connect and share respect:  A better internet starts with you’.   Register your school for Safer Internet Day here: https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/safer-internet-day/2018 To highlight the fantastic work going on across Aberdeen on Safer Internet Day this year, please tweet using the hashtags #SID2018ACC […]

Thinkuknow launches new educational materials on live streaming #LiveSkills

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Live streaming is increasingly becoming one of the most popular online activities for children and young people. Apps such as Musical.ly, Live.me, Periscope and YouNow are all soaring in popularity, which has seen other well established apps such as Facebook adding live streaming functions. With this in mind it’s important that professionals are able to […]

NSPCC warning over “Yellow” app

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The NCPCC has issued a warning about an app, called “Yellow”. This dating-style app aimed at teenagers is putting young people at risk by having no checks on users’ age, the NSPCC has warned. In the app, when both users mutually ‘like’ each other they can chat by adding each other on picture-messaging service Snapchat.  But […]

NSPCC warning over “Yellow” app

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The NCPCC has issued a warning about an app, called “Yellow”. This dating-style app aimed at teenagers is putting young people at risk by having no checks on users’ age, the NSPCC has warned. In the app, when both users mutually ‘like’ each other they can chat by adding each other on picture-messaging service Snapchat.  But…