FOSI News 2008

Family Online Safety Institute

Online safety for children and their families.

 

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December 16, 2008. Cyberbully Alert: Web Sites Make It Easier to Flag Trouble. Go to http://online.wsj.com/article/SB122947489283812469.html

 


December 12, 2008 Online safety czar called for.

 

 


December 12, 2008 Group wants National Safety Officer under Obamas’s CTO

 

 


December 12, 2008 Group seeks kids' online safety in the White House.

 


 December 10, 2008 New Report Urges Obama to Focus on Internet Safety for Children

 



October 17,2008 On Hate Speech, Internet Service Providers Exempt from First Amendment, Attorney Says

 

 



October 10, 2008 Rediscovering Online Safety - an article on the Protecting Children in the 21st Century Act, by Stephen Balkam



August 20, 2008 Virtual Worlds Get Real About Punishment - virtual worlds develop sophisticated legal codes and justice systems to police members' behavior



June 24, 2008
Summer Vacation Spent on the Internet?
An article on online safety by Stephen Balkam


nhkApril 20, 2008 Stephen Balkam participates in an NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) programme "How do we Protect Kids from the Dangers of the Internet?" (1 hour mpg file, Japanese language only)

 



youtube

May 27, 2008 The Future of Media Literacy Part 2 - a video interview with Stephen Balka

 


mercury
May 8, 2008
Facebook adding safeguards against cyber-bullying, porn



theindependet
April 7, 2008
Andrew Keen on the Byron Review



kansas

April 3, 2008 Baby, you're a YouTube star: Tens of thousands of parents are posting videos of their kids online.

 

 


kansascity

March 7, 2008 Parents should be vigilant against inappropriate images their children see on the Internet



guardiancouk
March 5, 2008
Tech Weekly podcast, including an interview with Stephen Balkam of the Family Online Safety Institute.

 


itweek
February 29, 2008
UK firms lag in social media awareness



guardiancouk
February 18, 2008
Online content providers sign up to code of conduct to protect children



bbnews
February 11, 2008
EU eyes safer cyberspace for young



click
February 8, 2008
Providing a safety net for the web



pressetext
February 7, 2008
"confoki": Kindersicherung das Internet Webseiten-Label-System für alle Betriebssysteme


wiener
February 7, 2008
Mit Schutz durch die virtuelle Welt



guardian
January 23, 2008
Social networking sites claim safety comes first

 

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