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In-game spending tips to support young people

19th March 2021 by Internet Matters Team
Together with Barclays Eagles, we have developed this guide on how to help children have a better understanding of how to manage their money online.
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Top video games that children want to play this Christmas

20th November 2020 by Andy Robertson
See our 2020 video games guide to help you choose the best games for kids. To help you find the right games, we’ve grouped them by their PEGI Age Rating.
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A young person’s experience of pirated content

Internet Matters
16th October 2020 by Internet Matters Team
Hannah shares her experience of downloading and watching pirated content and how her parents supported her in managing the associated risks.

Online gaming advice to support care experienced children

14th September 2020 by Adriana Nobre
See insight and advice on how to encourage children and young people with care experience to make safer and smarter choices while gaming online.

Staying safe while gaming – supporting children with SEND

7th August 2020 by Adriana Nobre
Find out about the type of inappropriate content that your child may see across the platforms and apps they use and the challenges of keeping them safe.
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How video games can help children manage their emotions

Internet Matters
2nd April 2020 by Andy Robertson
From finding calm to ordering a chaotic world, Tech expert Andy Robertson highlights how children can use video games to manage their emotions.
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What is Fortnite Chapter 2?

Internet Matters
23rd December 2019 by Internet Matters Team
Fortnite is the game of the moment right now. Chapter 2 of Fortnite: Battle Royale was rolled out in October 2019 and with over 250 million Fortnite players in total, it’s safe to say it’s a very popular game amongst young people and children.
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Top 9 age-specific video games for children to play during holidays

13th December 2019 by Andy Robertson
Finding great video games for your child to play can be tricky. To help you find the right games, we’ve grouped them by their PEGI Age Rating.

Online gaming – the risks

28th June 2019 by Internet Matters Team
Online Gaming - Internet Matters. Help children stay safe and have positive gaming experience online. | Play games online. Social media. Online safety.

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.

Gaming consoles for children

23rd June 2019 by ghislaine
Games console for your child ? Internet Matters. How to ensure young people's gaming experience remains safe and entairtaing. Games console for kids.

Social networking in gaming

17th June 2019 by Internet Matters Team
It is important to understand what social gaming platforms children are using to help them understand how to chat safely while gaming.
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Top 6 great family games to enjoy over Easter holidays

3rd April 2018 by Andy Robertson
Pocket-lint tech journalist Andy Robertson offers a great list of 6 games that will broaden a family's gaming diet over the Easter holidays.
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Virtual reality gaming – what parents need to know

28th June 2017 by Andy Robertson
Games expert Andy Robertson shares advice on the growing virtual reality phenomenon and what parents need to know about these new gadgets.
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Is the Nintendo Switch the perfect family games console?

19th April 2017 by Andy Robertson
Are you planning to buy the latest Nintendo games console – Nintendo Switch? Expert Andy Robertson shares all you need to know before you buy.