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7 in 10 young people have used expiring content in the last year – new research from Childnet

Posted on 21 January 2020

Childnet publish snapshot into children’s use and experiences of expiring content

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Children’s Commissioner #lifeinlikes report into experiences of 8-12s on social media

Posted on 04 January 2018

The ‘Life in likes’ report launched today by the Children’s Commissioner for England is based on a series of focus groups with 32 children aged 8 to 12 years.

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Livestreaming - top tips from young people

Posted on 23 August 2017

Our latest research into livestreaming habits among young people found that over 1 in 10 8-17 year olds have ‘gone live’. We asked a group of our Childnet Digital Leaders about their experiences of livestreaming and their top tips for other young people.

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Third of 3-4s now have their own media device

Posted on 16 December 2016

Ofcom research finds that 34% of 3-4 year olds own their own media device such as a tablet or games console.

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Latest E-Safety Research: In Summary

Posted on 25 April 2016

5 new Research Highlights published by the UK Council for Child Internet Safety

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More young people are turning to YouTube for true and accurate information – Ofcom report reveals

Posted on 20 November 2015

Ofcom’s latest report, Children and Parents: Media Use and Attitudes Report, has revealed that the number of children believing everything they read on Google and social media sites has doubled.

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3 in 4 children aged 0-4 years use devices

Posted on 14 October 2015

Latest Research Highlight from the UKCCIS Evidence Group highlights new findings from CHILDWISE about the technology habits of 0-4 year olds. 

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ChildLine Review - Under Pressure

Posted on 06 March 2015

ChildLine’s latest report, Under Pressure, outlines the challenges and pressures young people are facing online.

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Children’s online risks: UK trends from 2010 to 2013

Posted on 03 July 2014

Research from LSE shows that exposure to cyberbullying and harmful user-generated content is on the rise, while exposure to sexual messages has decreased, and young people are less likely to talk to strangers online or use social networking sites underage.

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Blackmail, webcams and staying safe online

Posted on 20 September 2013

Research from CEOP highlights cases of blackmail and online sexual abuse.

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