The Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) convenes its annual conference on Thursday, when internet safety experts from around the world will meet at the Newseum in Washington DC to talk about making the online world "safer for kids and their families through enlightened public policy, industry best practice and good digital parenting."
Twitter Inc. halted a system for verifying user identity, calling it “broken" after the process became seen as a stamp of approval for trolls, white supremacists and others disseminating hateful speech online. FOSI CEO Stephen Balkam is quoted.
A spokeswoman for the First Lady insisted her anti-cyberbullying campaign is not ironic. FOSI CEO Stephen Balkam is quoted.
Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute discuesses the importance of online safety contract.
Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute weighs in on President Trump's tweets and Twitter's abusive language policy.
Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Insitute discusses the changes to Twitter's anti-abuse tactics.
Stephen Balkam, the CEO of the Family Online Safety Institue talks about the FBI's privacy warning for connected toys.
Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute pens a piece on connected toys and FOSI's recent London Roundtable event.
Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute comments on First Lady, Melania Trump's pledge to combat cyber bullying.
Google collaborated with the Family Online Safety Institute with their new educational curriculum entitled, "Be Internet Awesome." This program is designed to teach pre-teen children how to protect themselves from scams, predators and other trouble online.