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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...

2009-07-29 08:15:00

ATLANTA, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Every day, it seems, the news carries another cyber-horror story. Last week, five Internet predators in Pennsylvania were arrested for sexually propositioning undercover agents in a chat room, in several cases sending nude webcam videos of themselves to agents they believed were 13- and 14-year-old girls. On the same day, a truck driver in England pleaded guilty to seven counts of rape after admitting forming relationships with two girls on the Internet...

2009-07-09 09:47:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Family Safeware, a pioneer in the mobile Internet filter industry, is changing the way parents think about protecting their family. Today, the company announced iNet SafetyBubble, a parental control and web filtering solution for the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch. The application allows parents to customize which websites they want to block either by category or individual site and also monitor web activity with detailed reports. For years parents...

2009-07-08 08:15:00

ATLANTA, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- InternetSafety.com today released Safe Eyes Business, an end-point PC/Mac Internet filtering service that enables employers to curtail unproductive and potentially litigious online behavior by blocking user access to select Web content. The service covers both office and mobile users with virtually no customer overhead. Individual or group settings are defined through a central Web portal that eliminates the need to configure computers individually. The...

2009-06-30 08:00:00

Separate Browser Required to Prevent Exposure to Inappropriate Websites ATLANTA, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- InternetSafety.com today called on parents concerned about exposing their children to objectionable content on the Apple iPhone to combine Apple's new parental controls with a child-friendly iPhone browser like Safe Eyes Mobile (www.safeeyes.com/iphone). Apple's new parental control settings allows parents to restrict movie, TV show, music, podcast and application access by user age, but...

2009-06-25 08:15:00

Blocks Underage Access to Online Gambling Sites ATLANTA, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- InternetSafety.com today announced that it developed and is powering the Nova Scotia Gaming Corporation's (NSGC) new BetStopper software, a free tool being offered to Nova Scotia families to help combat online youth gambling. The program - the world's first online gambling blocking software - utilizes InternetSafety.com's award-winning web filtering technology to prevent users from accessing online gambling...

2009-06-24 14:56:00

John Walsh and Teens Discuss Survey Results, Trends and Parental Strategy for Internet Safety at Fourth Annual Summit WASHINGTON, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, teens from across the country gathered at the Cox National Teen Summit on Internet and Wireless Safety to discuss key topics including cyberbullying, sexting and other current safety issues. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090624/CL37724 ) America's Most Wanted host and children's advocate John Walsh led the...