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YouTube gives viewers more control over recommended videos

YouTube has started rolling out three specific changes aimed at enhancing the viewer's experience. The changes also are meant to answer why viewers are...
Happening Now June 28, 2019

YouTube 'looking at' changes to protect kids -- until then, here's what to do

The pressure on YouTube to make the site safer is intensifying. Consumer and privacy watchdog groups continue to lobby for YouTube to make itself...
Happening Now June 20, 2019

Amazon's all-new Echo Dot Kids Edition followed by all-new privacy lawsuits

On the heels of a brand-new Amazon Echo Dot Kids Edition, two class-action lawsuits have been filed saying that children are being illegally recorded...
Happening Now June 14, 2019

3 apps used by predators to groom children -- remove them now

As if there isn't enough ick in the world. The government is warning parents about three dating apps that pedophiles had been using to...
Happening Now May 8, 2019

Are your kids hooked on Fortnite? It can become a dangerous addiction

Video gaming sure isn't what it used to be. Long gone are the days of side-scrolling, low-resolution games with no online functions. Today, a...
Happening Now April 5, 2019

4 urgent tech changes to make in a divorce, breakup or separation

Going through a divorce is never a fun time for anyone involved. During this difficult time, the last thing you want to worry about...
Tips March 15, 2019

Hoax or not, viral 'Momo Challenge' stirs up fears

Trying to protect your kids online can be a real challenge, and with all the crazy internet trends online that seems to only get...
Happening Now March 2, 2019

Kim's Take: A YouTuber tells kids how to commit suicide

In a hurry? Tap or click to listen to this story in less than a minute! Last week, comments promoting child pornography were discovered...
Columns February 27, 2019

How to monitor your child’s phone without taking it away

Parenting is like walking a tight rope. On one hand, you try to make sure your kids are safe and being respectful; while at...
Tips February 20, 2019

Smartphone apps your kids use that you don't know about

Teenagers are drawn to secretive behaviors. It's all part of growing up and becoming independent. You want to respect their privacy but, at the...
Tips February 8, 2019
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