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Anti-Bullying Week 2015

18th October 2019 by Antara Banarjee
Antibullying Week 2015 - Make a Noise about Bullying. Raise awareness about online bullying and the ways to protect chldren online from Internet Matters.

Social networking and messaging apps

25th September 2019 by Internet Matters Team
Learn about the lastest social networking and messaging apps children are using and what risks they may expose children and young people too.

Screen time campaign launched to help children develop healthy digital diet

3rd September 2019 by Internet Matters Team
We’ve launched a new TV campaign to help parents find the right screen time balance for their children as 70% say they're concerned about kids' screen use.

Parents guide to the Fortnite World Cup

2nd August 2019 by Andy Robertson
Learn more about the Fornite World Cup and why it's gathered a lot of press coverage and why it could inspire young children to join e-sports gaming.

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite parents’ guide

16th July 2019 by Andy Robertson
Like Pokemon Go, the new Harry Potter game encourages gameplay through augmented reality. Get advice on how to ensure children play it safely.

Smart toys and wearable gadgets

24th June 2019 by ghislaine
Connected gadgets and smart toys can make day-to-day tasks and learning easier. Safeguard your child's experience with our tech guide.

mobile phones for children

23rd June 2019 by ghislaine
Our survey revealed most parents allow a child to own a smartphone at 10 years old. What models should you consider? See our list of child-friendly phones.

Monitoring apps parents’ guide

22nd June 2019 by ghislaine
With the help of Pocket-lint’s Andy Robertson, we’ve given tips on how best to use monitoring apps to support children and reviewed the top apps available.


21st June 2019 by Internet Matters Team
As a parent it’s important you know that all social networking platforms (or social networking apps, if on a smartphone) have age limits.
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Mum shares her experience of protecting digitally savvy pre-teen from inappropriate content

3rd June 2019 by Internet Matters Team
Beth shares how she helps her digitally-savvy 10-year old navigate the risks of seeing inappropriate content through the platforms he uses.

Guide to buying kids’ tech for parents

23rd May 2019 by Internet Matters Team
The Internet Matters Tech Guide provides parents with instruction for improving safety for current and emerging technologies.

Resources to deal with sexting

19th May 2019 by Internet Matters Team
See a list of resources, organisations and helplines that you can use to help support your child and deal with any concerns you may have about sexting.

Apps to help kids get active

16th May 2019 by Internet Matters Team
From healthy lifestyle to fitness motivation, Internet Matters has created a shortlist of age-appropriate apps and platforms to empower kids to develop healthy habits.

Parents guide to live streaming and vlogging

13th May 2019 by Internet Matters Team
See our guide to learn more about live streaming and vlogging, how children are using it to interact with others and what you can do to keep them safe while doing it.

13 great apps to keep your kids amused in the school holidays

11th May 2019 by Internet Matters Team
Find a great selection of age specific interactive apps for kids, whether you are going away or staying at home to expore together and have fun.

Discovering digital at primary school

10th May 2019 by Internet Matters Team
Read our guide on the key online safety issues primary school children may face and what you can do to help support them.