CPD arrested 1st of several juvenile offenders in Facebook sexual assault incident
The European Parliament Votes On A Law That Could Move The Age Of Consent For Social Media From 13 To 16
Social network may play a role in negatively affecting teens when it comes to their stress levels
Introduced a new function that allows users to see less of their recent ex-partners.
(76%) said they judged their peers based on what they saw on their Instagram, Snapchat or Facebook profiles
Really sad…. she wasn’t drinking, on drugs or even speeding
Pew Research reports the average teen has about 300 Facebook friends, but likely doesn’t know all of them well
Constantly checking Facebook can lead to feelings of envy and serious depression, a recent study has found
Facebook is taking a leap into suicide prevention by introducing some new tools
to confront other girls about a dispute on Facebook. They expected a fight, but not a fatal shooting
14-megapixel camera, lets you print two by three-inch adhesive-backed photos and connects over Wi-Fi so you can post images to Facebook, Instagram,…
UAlbany Study Finds Social Media to be Potentially Addictive, Associated with Substance Abuse
Any organization that values communicating with its public can’t just go to one source … you have to have the same message…
A legal precedent on the issue of parental responsibility over their children’s online activity
It was concluded that the Internet represents a potent sociocultural force among preteenage girls
Facebook Can Tweak Your Moods Through ‘Emotional Contagion’
Nearly half of the respondents, 12 and 17, said they were using Facebook more than they were a year ago
1/5 of the time Americans are on smartphone = Facebook.
Foster originally met the unidentified girl on Facebook. She lived in his neighborhood
She dropped out of the school and is now being home schooled
by Rachel Blom
Daughter’s Facebook Brag Costs Her Family $80,000
Nude Webcams and Diet Drugs..How can Facebook say we’re going to protect your kids
Everyday there’s some new thing we parents need to figure out,here are smart strategies for managing your kids
teens may be cheap to find on Facebook..but they generate least revenue-per-click in return
Facebook has 4,292,080 fewer high-school aged users and 6,948,848 college-aged users than it did in 2011
Victims Of ‘Revenge Porn’ Open Up On Reddit About How It Impacted Their Lives
I accepted his (Facebook) friend request..But of late he had become abusive and so I unfriended him last week
The latest site stealing teens from Facebook is …
40 percent of people would rather go to jail for the evening than give up their social media accounts
Parents need to understand that the technology they give to their children can be used to break the law and inflict harm
The younger the viewer, the more likely he or she is to interact with or around TV programming on a second screen
Jeff Bachman: Breakout session at the National Youth Workers Convention
Bill Provides Reset Button For Youngsters Online Posts
By: Dr. Kara Powell, If parents are addicted to technology..that’s the posture children will mimic
The FBI has joined the search for 14-year-old Alexandra Ponte
…to reclaim some of his family life from technology
Adolescents can be influenced by their friends’ online pictures to smoke or drink alcohol
From Social Networking to Survival
By Will Oremus
BY ADORA SVITAK
Teens feel closer to parents when they connect online
By Rhett Smith
“He’s very depressed, very scared, and … concerned that he’s not going to get out,”
We must do more to prevent youthful indiscretion from hurting future career prospects
Jonathan McKee:…Because, in today’s world of hyper-connection… no one wants to be the last one to know
Photo of Naked Sixth-Grader Passed Around At School
4 in 10 students (41%) said they’ve played a game on Facebook at least once during the past month
Companies have rejected 1 in 10 people between ages 16 and 34 because of something the person shared on social media
Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project
Teens are tired of Facebook ‘drama,’ escaping to Twitter and elsewhere, says Pew
Photos, posts on Facebook, and other digital reminders of an ex-love may prolong the pain of a break-up
Should Facebook be encouraging people to use their phones in situations where it would be considered inappropriate?
Navigating self-worth and social media with young kids
77% of respondents said they use their computer or laptop while watching TV
Wait Until You Hear Her Plans for the Money
Is the Social Media Giant Dead?
2.7 million showed their support for marriage equality
Some 43% of tablet owners say that they watch more TV now than they did five years ago. 83% say they use…
The photos on her Facebook profile page allowed the police to quickly locate her
The average U.S facebook spends 7 hours and 46 minutes per month on facebook
Explosion in social media gives kids options
Hundreds of high schools and universities have unofficial Facebook confession pages dedicated to sharing anonymous admissions
This follows suggestions that Facebook is already losing its allure for many teens, as they shift to other social platforms
An extensive academic study
Facebook Post Seen by One-Third of Friends
Reflections on student ministry and technology in ministry
Connecting with students on their turf in their time
Find out who was the most popular
Digital technology provides a 24/7 platform for abuse
A New Way For Teens To Express Themselves
Teens rule the web…but are they careful enough?
41% Are most interested in their kids status updates
Teen finds Facebook a distraction and a waste of time
6 in 10 current Facebook users have voluntarily taken a break
Younger users, are actively engaging with other products and services
The sex app, claims to anonymously hook users up with their Facebook friends
Research Project will monitor “suicide warning signs” posted through social media
The Creepy Side of Facebook Graph Search
Facebook gives away voice calls in its Messenger for iPhone app.
How Envious Can Facebook Make You?
1.3M likes, 129k shares and almost 35k comments.
Israel: 94% of students surf social media sites during class
Facebook “sees teens as a digital goldmine,”
The Digital You & The Social Stalker
See how your Youth group can benefit
Middle schoolers and social media
Facebook Study Finds More Friends Leads To More Stress
Children who deceive can endanger the privacy of their friends who don’t
Putting a 13-Year-Old Child Safely on Facebook
TEACHING TEENAGERS TO FILTER THEIR MEDIA CHOICES
4 Ways Social Media Can Enable Sex Addiction
How to Protect Your Pre-Teens & Teens from Social Media & Technology Dangers
Social Networking and Narcissism
Facebook Barely Beats Twitter, Among Teens
Study: shows that digital media helps teens reach developmental milestones
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