Latest Parental controls Stories

2010-03-23 08:30:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent survey commissioned by the U.S. Department of Justice, cyber bullying and exposure to cyber predators are at an all-time high. According to the DOJ study, more than 43% of teenagers report being victims of cyber bullying.

2010-03-23 08:51:00

COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- With millions of pre-teens and teenagers carrying mobile phones, instances of cyber-stalking, cyber-bullying and "sexting" (sending sexually explicit images or text messages) are on the rise, and has resulted in everything from the prosecution of children and parents to teen suicide.

2010-02-23 08:13:00

ATLANTA, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- With 25 million American households watching online TV shows or movies, objectionable content that parents block on the family TV or avoid in the local movie theater is just a click away on the family computer.

2010-02-16 07:25:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- With the proliferation of electronic gadgets in the hands of young people, parents are finding it increasingly difficult to control how much electronic media their children consume.

2010-01-20 10:31:00

ATLANTA, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- With all the excitement over holiday gifts of computers or smartphones for Johnny or Susie, parents may forget one important thing: the millions of pages of pornography and other inappropriate Internet content that is just a click or a misspelled URL away.

2009-12-08 08:15:00


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.

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.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.