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2011-07-26 09:00:00

Advisory Board Includes Internet Safety Expert Parry Aftab, Former Secretary of Homeland Security and Governor of Pennsylvania Tom Ridge, and Professional Poker Player Greg Raymer WASHINGTON, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- FairPlayUSA announced the formation of their coalition, which will educate policymakers and the public on the broad public policy interests raised by the current ambiguous laws in the U.S.

2010-06-22 10:30:00

NEW YORK, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Girl Scouts of the USA: Event: In testimony to the U.S.

2010-06-11 05:45:00

The Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) is joining Facebook in an effort to promote Internet safety through a set of online tools and resources for children, schools and parents.

2010-04-13 06:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In its latest effort to build and sustain a trusted environment for its 400 million users worldwide, Facebook today launched a completely redesigned Safety Center (www.facebook.com/safety) with new resources designed to inform parents, educators, teens, and members of the law enforcement community about Facebook's tools for staying safe while using the service.

2009-12-03 07:02:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- MTV today unveiled "A THIN LINE," a new multi-year initiative to empower America's youth to identify, respond to and stop the spread of digital abuse. Digital abuse is an emerging issue that includes behaviors like "sexting," cyberbullying and digital dating abuse.

2009-09-05 12:00:00

Parents who install software sold under the Sentry and FamilySafe brands to monitor their kids' online activities may be unknowingly permitting the developer to collect and sell marketing data about their children.

2009-03-04 13:55:00

WASHINGTON, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Wired Kids and WiredSafety.org honored Microsoft Corp. with four awards at the Ninth Annual Wired Kids Summit in Washington, D.C.

2009-02-11 09:16:00

Teens Are the Teachers in New Internet Safety Project NEW YORK, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Girl Scouts of the USA and Microsoft Corp.

2008-10-22 09:00:18

About two-thirds of mothers of teens in the United States are just as, or more, concerned about their teenagers' online safety, such as from threatening emails or solicitation by online sexual predators, as they are about drunk driving (62 per cent) and experimenting with drugs (65 per cent), according to new research released today by Internet security company McAfee, Inc.

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