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2009-12-16 10:30:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- iVillage, the largest content-driven community for women on the Web, and KidZui, the leader in making the Internet big, fun, and safe for kids, today announced a partnership around the release of a new Internet Index titled "Stuff Your Kids Love." The index, based on KidZui's award-winning browser and proprietary data, provides insights into the direct behaviors and interests of kids 3-12 years-old. It will be offered exclusively on iVillage on Monday,...

2009-12-08 08:15:00

ATLANTA, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading analysts are projecting that the iPhone and iPod Touch will be the top-selling holiday gift items this season, and InternetSafety.com is encouraging parents to secure the devices with Safe Eyes Mobile before giving them to children to avoid exposing them to harmful online material. Both the iPod Touch and the iPhone have fully functional and unfiltered web browsers that can access all Internet content, including sites unsuitable for children. "A lot...

2009-11-04 07:09:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Furthering its commitment to online safety, Verizon is a major sponsor of the 2009 Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) 2009 conference, Building a Culture of Responsibility from Online Safety to Digital Citizenship, which opens here Wednesday (Nov. 4). The two-day conference brings together members of the law enforcement, media and academic communities, and Internet service providers, government agencies, nonprofits and advocacy groups to discuss and...

2009-11-03 08:15:00

ATLANTA, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Forrest Collier, CEO of InternetSafety.com, will be participating in a federal hearing in Washington, D.C. today as part of an all-day meeting by the Online Safety and Technology Working Group established under the auspices of the Federal Trade Commission to promote a safe Internet for children. The topic of the meeting is "Parental Controls, Child Protection Technologies and Content Rating Methods." Collier was invited to speak on a panel addressing the...

2009-11-03 08:15:00

ATLANTA, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- InternetSafety.com announced today that its Safe Eyes family filtering software is among the first parental control products to earn the "Compatible with Windows 7" Logo from Microsoft Corp. The certification ensures that the software is able to block access to objectionable websites for upgraded or new Windows 7 computers utilizing both 32- and 64-bit versions of Windows Internet Explorer. Most content filters will not filter the 64-bit edition of...

2009-10-20 08:15:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- InternetSafety.com announced today that its Safe Eyes family filtering software has earned a recommendation from the National Coalition for the Protection of Children & Families (NCPCF), an organization that focuses on safeguarding children and preserving marriages by counteracting the sexualized messages in today's culture. NCPCF is promoting Safe Eyes to its constituency through a variety of channels, including its website at...

2009-10-01 08:51:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- InternetSafety.com announced today that Rick Burgess and Bill "Bubba" Bussey, co-hosts of The Rick and Bubba Show syndicated to radio stations in 16 states, will be actively promoting the company's Safe Eyes family Internet filtering software on the air and through various online and offline channels to encourage family-safe Web use. Rick and Bubba will run periodic Safe Eyes promotional spots during their radio program, which attracts 1.5 million...

2009-09-10 08:34:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent report by the Associated Press indicates that Sentry and Family Safe, two major parental control software brands, are selling data pulled directly from kids' chats to businesses that want to use the information for tailoring marketing strategies towards children. InternetSafety.com, developer of Safe Eyes parental control software, does not sell any personal data generated by its users, regardless of whether the information refers specifically...

2009-08-11 07:55:00

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second straight year, an iBoss Home Parental Control Web-filtering device has been honored in iParenting Media's Outstanding Products Call in the category of Safety. Confirming that the 2008 award was no fluke, the award for 2009 follows the iBoss Home Parental Control's recognition as a Top 10 Hi-Tech Gadget for 2009 by Family.com, which picks its winners from iParenting's selections. A Disney Internet Group media property, iParenting.com is...

2009-08-10 08:18:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Disney's iParenting.com has awarded SMobile Systems its "2009 Outstanding Product" award for its Security Shield Parental Controls software, which is designed to protect children from the growing dangers of online predators, sexting (sending sexual texts or picture messages), cyber bullying, spyware and device loss and theft. "I can track my child through the GPS system, read emails and texts, look at call logs, and block certain numbers.," said an...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.