Internet acronyms and slang for parents
- BIK team
- Maltese Safer Internet Centre
In today's world, one often hears about addictions, such as drugs, alcohol and cigarettes. However, addiction can be demonstrated to exist even where no substance, legal or illegal, is present. The list of addictions today also includes internet addiction.
- Hilary Bird, Guest blogger
Here on the Better Internet for Kids (BIK) portal, we're always pleased to hear from different stakeholders on how they contribute to a better and safer internet for children and young people in their own areas of work and activities. We were recently contacted by Hilary Bird, a freelance writer, who writes about relationships and tech, and how they impact on each other. Here, she offers some top tips for managing apps on your smartphone.
- BIK team
Since the launch of our new Better Internet for Kids (BIK) portal towards the end of last year, we've been delighted to be contacted by some industry representatives keen to promote a better and safer internet for children and young people in their own areas of work and activities.
- Norwegian Safer Internet Centre
Many parents engage in surveillance of their kids with GPS and apps, but do parents really need total control on their kids' whereabouts and online activities? This topic receives a lot of discussion and media coverage. The Norwegian Media Authority (NMA) wants parents and children to debate this – both separately and together.