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cyberbullying

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Government to appoint e-Safety Commissioner to target cyber-bullying

Measures to crack down on cyber-bullying and protect minors online have received bipartisan support, meaning social networks could soon be required to remove bullying material from their sites.

By 5 March 2015

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Florida public schools to spy on students' social media, report says

Technically Incorrect: The Orange County Public Schools District reportedly gets software for monitoring posts made by students, saying it wants to anticipate and prevent cyberbullying and other crime.

By 30 May 2015

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Police go on Facebook to charge Nickelback with crimes against music

Police in the Australian state of Queensland decide that the controversially bland band must be stopped.

By 21 May 2015

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4 anonymous social networking apps that are not Secret

Secret's shutting down -- here's where to get your anonymous social networking fix.

By 1 May 2015

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Secret's out: CEO shuts down app

After going public just over a year ago, the struggling anonymous-messaging app is shut down by CEO David Byttow.

By 30 April 2015

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'Unfriended' spins a creepy yarn out of everyday tech (movie review)

Forget the vengeful ghosts of wronged classmates, the Mac OS X desktop is the star of this surprisingly effective horror flick.

By 22 April 2015

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Do you like scary TV shows? Watch the first trailer for 'Scream' on the small screen

The "Scream" slasher formula is updated with scary texts and viral videos, but the self-referential jokes remain.

By 13 April 2015

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Are smartphones stressing kids out?

Technically Incorrect: A leading British psychologist says she's seen an enormous uptick in cases of teen anorexia, depression and cutting and believes in many cases its related to the ubiquity and instant nature of technology.

By 24 March 2015

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Illinois law allows schools to demand students' Facebook passwords

Technically Incorrect: Conceived to combat cyberbullying, a new law in Illinois may result in schools demanding social media passwords, even if the posting was not done at school or on school computers.

By 21 January 2015

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A third of teens feel more accepted online than in real life, study finds

McAfee's "Teens and the Screen" survey sees a far greater awareness of cyberbullying, but a carefree attitude toward security on the part of teens.

By 4 June 2014