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2011-06-16 06:25:00

A scientific study of home Internet use by parents and their teenage children has been published by GFI Software in order to better understand how they behave online. The nationally-representative 2011 Parent-Teen Internet Safety Report identifies online behaviors of parents and their teenagers related to content, communications and malware exposure. Knowledge Networks, a polling company, designed and implemented a statistically-valid survey between March 22 and April 5, 2011. 535 pairs of...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'