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Something April fishy in Google Nose odor search engine

Want a bouquet of wet dog or chardonnay? Google Nose has a database of millions of smells for the sniffing. If only today weren't April Fools' Day.

By April 1, 2013

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April Fools' roundup: Google Nose, Twttr, and more

Search the Web by smell, Maps gets a pirate-themed overhaul, and Twitter starts charging for vowels, in our April Fools' roundup.

By April 1, 2013

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Google tweaks image search to make porn harder to find

The company says the move is designed to ensure adult content is shown only to those who explicitly request it.

By December 12, 2012

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How to use parental controls in Windows 8

Parental controls in Windows 8 are more configurable and robust than ever before. We'll show you how to use parental controls in Windows 8 to help keep kids safe while using a PC.

By October 17, 2012

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How to keep smartphone-using kids safe

Educating children about the appropriate and inappropriate uses of smartphones begins by assessing the level of responsibility the child can handle and tweaking the phone accordingly.

By September 18, 2012

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Microsoft bolsters parental controls with Windows 8

Aiming to give parents the option of keeping an eagle eye over their kid's computer use, Microsoft revamps its parental controls in a "monitor first" approach that includes weekly reports.

By May 16, 2012

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Podcast: Google's Scott Rubin on SafeSearch lock

Google's Scott Rubin talks with Larry Magid about the company's new SafeSearch lock which makes it harder for kids to circumvent filtering of search results

By November 11, 2009

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Google lets parents lock in SafeSearch

Parents can now lock in the search setting that filters out inappropriate sites. There are still ways for kids to circumvent the feature, however.

By November 11, 2009

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Google launches Family Safety Center

New tool announced Friday aims to help users learn more about how to keep kids safe online.

By September 10, 2010

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Live at Google's search event: Google Instant

Google plans to host a search event featuring top executives and engineers Wednesday, and we're providing live coverage in this post.

By September 8, 2010