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What is TikTok? Looking at the latest lip-syncing app

Posted on 02 November 2018

TikTok – which used to be called Musical.ly, is a social networking app that young people can use to generate and share their own short videos and lip sync to popular audio clips.

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Young people give their thoughts on Voice Assisted Technology

Posted on 09 October 2018

Our latest piece of research found that 70% of young people have used voice assisted technology in the last year.

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Privacy settings on Instagram - answering some FAQs

Posted on 03 August 2018

In this blog we are looking to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about Instagram and the privacy settings that are available on the app.

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Why do some apps ask for my age?

Posted on 27 July 2018

Every day, our Education Team are in schools across the country talking to children, young people, teachers and parents about their experiences online and how to stay safe on the internet.

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Screen Time and Healthy Balance – New Hot Topic

Posted on 05 June 2018

The Childnet website now includes two new Hot Topics on the subject of Screen Time and Healthy Balance, these Hot Topics contain advice for Young People, and Teachers and Professionals.

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What happens if I unfollow someone on Instagram?

Posted on 30 May 2018

In this blog we explore what happens if you unfollow someone on Instagram; and what you can do if you discover someone has unfollowed you.

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Critical Thinking - New Hot Topic

Posted on 03 May 2018

The Childnet website now includes three new Hot Topics on the subject of Critical Thinking, these Hot Topics contain advice for Young People, Teachers and Professionals, and Parents and Carers.

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Meet the Childnet Film Competition Judges: David Austin, Chief Executive, BBFC

Posted on 12 April 2018

This is the 9th time that David Austin is returning to judge the Childnet Film Competition, find out more about his role at the BBFC and thoughts on judging the Film Competition. 

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Primary Digital Leaders give their thoughts on Safer Internet Day 2018

Posted on 13 March 2018

This Safer Internet Day a group of young people from across the UK were invited to the Safer Internet Day youth event in London

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Childnet Digital Leaders take part in Safer Internet Day 2018

Posted on 15 February 2018

The Stanburn Primary School Digital Leaders tell us about their time at the Safer Internet Day event in London.

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