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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...

2009-06-16 05:00:00

Companies partner to become first to offer purchase of kid-appropriate phones and airtime with virtual currency SAN MATEO, Calif., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartyCard(TM), the online games service for tweens that lets them earn their favorite rewards through one flexible virtual currency, today announced a strategic partnership with kajeet(TM), the cell phone service made for kids. Starting today, tweens can unlock and redeem SmartyCard points for kajeet's popular pay-as-you-go mobile phones...

2009-06-15 12:51:00

CT AG Featured in Child Internet Safety PSA During National Internet Safety Month BERLIN, Conn., June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast, Connecticut's leading provider of entertainment, information and communications products and services, today announced that they have joined forces with Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal to keep children safe online. Comcast produced a 30-second Public Service Announcement (PSA) featuring Attorney General Blumenthal and McGruff the Crime Dog focused...

2009-06-09 10:00:00

With more kids staying at home this summer, parents may want to reconsider how they plan on monitoring their kids' online behavior. CUPERTINO, Calif., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Parents, do you know how safe your kids will be online this summer while you're away at work? You probably don't, according to a Trend Micro survey of families across the nation. Parents may have a misperception of their kids' online safety -- over 65 percent of parents surveyed believe their kids are safe while using...

2009-06-02 10:02:00

Lax Pornographic Content Filtering Causes Concerns for Parents ATLANTA, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- As concerns grow over the new Bing.com search engine's easy access to adult content, InternetSafety.com, the recognized leader in internet safety solutions, is addressing the issue as part of an awareness campaign for parents. Microsoft's Bing.com offers search capabilities that some critics are calling a "cornucopia of pornography" with results that "literally speak for themselves." In...

2009-05-13 08:15:00

ATLANTA, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Plenty of parents of pre-tweens are finding that their personal Apple iPhones are serving a purpose they never expected: entertaining the kids. But with more than 25,000 applications on the Apple App Store and so many of them directed at very young users, it's a challenge to zero in on the best titles to keep preschoolers and elementary-age children iPhone-occupied. So InternetSafety.com has done it for you. As the developer of Safe Eyes and Safe Eyes Mobile...

2009-05-05 03:00:00

KIDO'Z v 1.0 is the first International computer operating system built for small children. A freeware download is available at http://kidoz.net/ TEL-AVIV, Israel, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The KIDO'Z discovery platform exits beta testing today with v 1.0, the first Internet operating system specifically designed for children ages 3-7 years. With multilingual support in 17 languages, KIDO'Z is already deployed in over 80 countries. With the utility of a simple browser, and the security of a...

2009-03-18 09:15:00

Company Coincides Survey with Launch of New Online Community for Concerned Parents and Educators to Keep Kids Safe on the Web -- Panda Security releases results of independent study that surveys parents and educators about their knowledge and experience with children's online behavior -- 71 percent of respondents speak with their children about online safety; only 35 percent use parental controls GLENDALE, Calif., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a world leader in IT security,...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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