Online Public Safety Internet News Roundup: July 5th, 2013

Symantec Launches Growing Up Digital Initiative for Schools Australia, June 26, 2013: Symantec Corp, in partnership with Cyber Safe Kids, Common Sense Media and the Victorian Department of Education and Early Childhood Development today launched a pilot digital citizenship initiative called “Growing Up Digital” for Australian students and communities. Growing…

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Online Public Safety Internet News Roundup: June 28th, 2013

First Professional Moderation Training Course Announced UK, June 18, 2013: Specialist training company Moderation Gateway today announced the first online moderation foundation training course to offer a certified moderation qualification. The pioneering course aims to set new standards for moderation best practice and to help ensure that UGC moderators – both new…

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Online Public Safety Internet News Roundup: May 31st, 2013

Australian Police Urge Internet Users to Improve Online Security Australia, May 20, 2013: The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is urged all Australian internet users to improve their online security to protect themselves against cybercrime as part of National Cyber Security Awareness Week. Good cyber security is about having the appropriate…

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Online Public Safety News Roundup: May 10th 2013

Children as Young As Two Using Internet UK, May 1, 2013: Children aged two or younger are being allowed to use the internet, while many youngsters are spending much longer online than their parents realise, a new poll suggests. The Netmums survey questioned around 1,100 parents and about 825 children…

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