Internet Safety

NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.

Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I’m reading, while welcoming Marcus Smart back into the fold. Good contract for a guy …

Ice Hockey

How to Protect Your Web Application

Hackers are watching. Give your employees the knowledge and tools they need to avoid puncturing holes in your system. Prioritize these four critical …

Employment

Minister tells Facebook he is 'appalled and disgusted' over harmful content

Naughten said that the company needed a “step change” in their practices.

Green Party

Mum left 'sickened' after seeing Snapchat message sent by bullies falsely claiming her daughter had killed herself

A horrified mum was sent a fake social media post stating her teenage daughter had killed herself.<p>Victoria Williams was “disgusted and sickened" when …

Social Media

Schoolgirl killed herself after accessing 'suicide chatroom' on the dark web following mock GCSE disappointment

A SCHOOLGIRL killed herself after chatting on a suicidal chatroom on the dark web.<p>Leilani Clarke, 16, felt like she had "no hope" after receiving …

GCSE

Fórsa calls for third party involvement in Ryanair strike talks

Trade union spokesman says the strikes were not good for their staff or the economy<p>58 minutes ago Updated: 49 minutes ago<p>A spokesman for Fórsa trade …

Dublin

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 20, 2018

<b>Latest on Mike Hoffman and Chris Chelios plus the latest notable contract signings and more in your NHL morning coffee headlines.</b><p>Mike Hoffman’s …

NHL

What is Tellonym? Schools issue warning over app 'fuelling cyberbullying' among teenagers

Schools in Manchester have put out a warning over a smartphone app they say is fuelling cyberbullying among teens.<p>Tellonym is an anonymous messaging …

Cyberbullying

Social media giants must be excluded from online safety watchdog role

Advisory role for firms such as Facebook would amount to self-regulation<p>4 minutes ago<p>Facebook is huge, with more than 2.2 billion monthly actively …

Social Media

Mike Hoffman’s fiancée files for disclosure of information in harassment allegations

Another shot has been fired in the cyberbullying scandal involving Melinda Karlsson, the wife of Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson.This one is …

Erik Karlsson

Melania Trump Thought It Was A Good Idea To Ask Teens For Internet Civility Tips

Back in May, Melania Trump rolled out her initiative as first lady: the "Be Best" campaign, to promote children's welfare. The campaign's three …

Social Media

I Switched On All My Phone’s Settings For A 10-Year-Old And It Was Fantastic

I reached out to Fox News and the Wall Street Journal to find out why their apps were different. It turns out they weren't. They just had slipped …

Apps

Comedian Colin Mochrie, wife, join transgender daughter at Queen's Park protest

Comedian Colin Mochrie and his wife joined their transgender daughter Kinley at a protest at Queen's Park on Thursday, calling on the new PC …

Toronto

Online abuse grows ten-fold in 3 months

Reported cases of online abuse increased more than 10 times to 1,757 in the three months to March.

Cyberbullying

Lansing-area parents determined to 'expose' online child sexual predators live on Facebook

Lansing-area parents are exposing online child sexual predators live on Facebook. Police said nothing is illegal about what they're doing.

Social Media

How to Appear Offline on Xbox One

Sometimes you want to just sit down, relax, and play in peace. Though online friends mean well, we're not always up to voice chatting or squading up, …

Apps

Deals: Protect Your Data For Just $40 With A Lifetime VPN

In the fight for secure web browsing and online privacy, VPNs are an absolute necessity.<p>The market is flooded with different services boasting their …

Privacy

France closes in on mobile phone ban in schools from September

Senators and National Assembly deputies reached the agreement late on Wednesday on the ban for all three tiers of French education (primary, middle …

France

Mental Health Lessons Are An Important Step, But Do Not Solve The Problem

Schools should be able to make positive mental health a priority in everything they do, not just in one lesson<p>Klaus Vedfelt via Getty Images<p>We are …

Mental Health

Making Elementary Schools More LGBTQ Inclusive this School Year

While children across the country are going back to school this month, HRC Foundation’s Welcoming Schools works year round to make school more …

LGBTQI

Bay of Plenty DHB target of 10 cyber-attacks per second

The Bay of Plenty District Health Board has been forced to protect itself from cyber-attacks from Russia and the Ukraine<p>Newshub can reveal the small …

Cybersecurity

Helping you stay safe on PlayStation Network: using PS4's Live From PlayStation streaming service - PlayStation.Blog.Europe

Since the launch of the PlayStation 4, players have had the ability to broadcast gameplay to viewers around the globe, thanks to Live From …

Codes of Conduct

Beating the bullies by thinking differently

Share selection to:<p>Whether at work, school or at home, bullying has the potential to greatly wound victims – in whatever form it takes: physical, …

Psychology

Girl Scouts add 30 new badges in robotics, science and engineering

These new Girl Scout badges have real merit.<p>The Girl Scouts of the USA kicked off its summer recruiting season on Tuesday by announcing 30 new badges …

Girl Scouts

Ontario school boards left in limbo with no word from Tory government on sex ed curriculum

TORONTO — A controversial decision by the Ontario government to scrap the sex-education curriculum before a new one is in place has left school …

Canada

Whaley & Hayden Listed Among the Top Running Backs in the Country

<b>DALLAS</b> — The PwC SMU Athletic Forum released Wednesday the preseason candidates for the 2018 Doak Walker Award. The Forum annually presents the award …

Chad Morris

Roblox responds to the hack that allowed a child’s avatar to be raped in its game

There’s a special place in hell for people who think it’s funny to rape a 7-year old girl’s avatar in an online virtual world designed for children. Yes, that happened. Roblox, a hugely popular online game for kids, was hacked by an individual who subverted the game’s protection systems in order to …

Game Design

Instagram Testing New Feature for Public Accounts to Remove Followers

For privacy.<p>Your go-to social media app may soon become a little safer in the privacy department.<p>Instagram is currently testing out a feature that would allow public accounts to remove followers from their total follower count, should the account be inclined to do so. <i>The Verge</i> was the first to …

Social Media

Fortnite: Schools 'could learn lessons from gaming'

<b>Techniques borrowed from video games such as Fortnite could transfer to the classroom to make lessons more engaging, says an education expert.</b><p>The survival and shooting game has proved hugely popular since it was launched in 2017.<p>But some primary schools in Wales have contacted parents to draw …

News (Wales)

Michelle Williams opens up about her mental health struggles

Former Destiny’s Child star, Michelle Williams, has opened up to her followers and shared that she is taking time out to look after her mental …

Mental Health