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Business Insider
Facebook's new app for high schoolers has a worrisome problem: anyone can pretend to be a teenagernot alone. Lifestage's lack of age authentication and visibility settings pose
Facebook's new app for high schoolers has a worrisome problem: anyone can pretend to be a teenager
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
not alone. Lifestage's lack of age authentication and visibility settings pose serious privacy concerns, according to Common Sense Media, a non-profit organization that educates families about internet safety for children. “Our view is that... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Why TV rating systems are little help to parentsstudy. "The networks put ratings on their own shows," said Betsy Bozdech, exec
Why TV rating systems are little help to parents
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 5 days ago
study. "The networks put ratings on their own shows," said Betsy Bozdech, executive editor of reviews and ratings for Common Sense Media, adding, "Most people don't realize that, and I always like to point that out." Common Sense is a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
TV ratings for parents let violence, drinking slip throughCampbell, an assistant professor of communication studies with the University o
TV ratings for parents let violence, drinking slip through
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
Campbell, an assistant professor of communication studies with the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. "For example, Common Sense Media offers a space where parents view and contribute ratings and comments about shows, much like product... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Limiting tech time in exchange for study timenor download an app, without my password -- which they don't know,” said Fisher
Limiting tech time in exchange for study time
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
nor download an app, without my password -- which they don't know,” said Fisher, the senior vice president for Istation. Common Sense Media found that students between ages 5 and 8 spend more time on digital devices than they do in school. This... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
The Growing Scourge of Cyberbullying, Part 1year olds -- spend on average six hours in front of screens each day, while tee
The Growing Scourge of Cyberbullying, Part 1
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 11 days ago
year olds -- spend on average six hours in front of screens each day, while teens are connected for about nine hours daily, Common Sense Media found. Former Miss USA Shanna Moakler last month spoke out about her young daughter's plunge into the... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
The Growing Scourge of Cyberbullying, Part 1year olds -- spend on average six hours in front of screens each day, while tee
The Growing Scourge of Cyberbullying, Part 1
E-Commerce Times / Posted 11 days ago
year olds -- spend on average six hours in front of screens each day, while teens are connected for about nine hours daily, Common Sense Media found. Former Miss USA Shanna Moakler last month spoke out about her young daughter's plunge into the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
LAPTOPS NEXTproper use of devices. All 23,500 students also will be taking the third year
LAPTOPS NEXT
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
proper use of devices. All 23,500 students also will be taking the third year of Digital Citizenship lessons designed by Common Sense Media. The devices were first distributed in February 2015. The 2015-2016 school year was the first full year... Read more
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The Columbian
Texting and driving nothing to LOL abouteyes off the road and your hands off the wheel.” An increased dependence on te
Texting and driving nothing to LOL about
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
eyes off the road and your hands off the wheel.” An increased dependence on technology is hard to ignore. In a poll by Common Sense Media, a nonprofit group focused on helping families and policymakers negotiate technology, 50 percent of teens... Read more
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Deseret News
This advocacy group is hoping #DeviceFreeDinner takes home the goldChildren's advocacy group Common Sense Media has launched a PSA campaign to con
This advocacy group is hoping #DeviceFreeDinner takes home the gold
Deseret News / Posted 17 days ago
Children's advocacy group Common Sense Media has launched a PSA campaign to convince families to declare the family dinner table a no-mobile-device zone. Common Sense is launching its #DeviceFreeDinner campaign during the early days of the Summer... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
The Growing Scourge of Cyberbullying, Part 1year olds -- spend on average six hours in front of screens each day, while tee
The Growing Scourge of Cyberbullying, Part 1
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 17 days ago
year olds -- spend on average six hours in front of screens each day, while teens are connected for about nine hours daily, Common Sense Media found. Former Miss USA Shanna Moakler last month spoke out about her young daughter's plunge into the... Read more
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Island Packet
Movie review: Star-studded cast can't save violent 'Suicide Squad'2016 Director: David Ayer Studio: Universal Pictures Genre: Action/Adventure
Movie review: Star-studded cast can't save violent 'Suicide Squad'
Island Packet / Posted 19 days ago
2016 Director: David Ayer Studio: Universal Pictures Genre: Action/Adventure Run time: 130 minutes MPAA rating: PG-13 Common Sense Media is an independent nonprofit organization offering unbiased ratings and trusted advice to help families... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Nearly 70% of teens admit to using apps while drivingshows more teens are driving distracted. Nearly 70% of teens admit they use ap
Nearly 70% of teens admit to using apps while driving
WWLP Springfield / Posted 24 days ago
shows more teens are driving distracted. Nearly 70% of teens admit they use apps on their phones, while driving. A poll by Common sense media reveals 50% of teens feel addicted to their phones. Using a cell phone while driving is illegal for teens... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted drivingStudies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Common Sense Medi
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted driving
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 24 days ago
Studies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Common Sense Media showed 56% of parents admitted checking their phones while driving and 51% of teens said they saw their parents using... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted drivingStudies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Common Sense Medi
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted driving
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 24 days ago
Studies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Common Sense Media showed 56% of parents admitted checking their phones while driving and 51% of teens said they saw their parents using... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted drivingNews - Home Studies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Comm
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted driving
KTVZ Bend / Posted 24 days ago
News - Home Studies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Common Sense Media showed 56% of parents admitted checking their phones while driving and 51% of teens said they saw their... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted drivingStudies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Common Sense Medi
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted driving
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 24 days ago
Studies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Common Sense Media showed 56% of parents admitted checking their phones while driving and 51% of teens said they saw their parents using... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted drivingStudies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Common Sense Medi
Iowa woman shares her story of distracted driving
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 24 days ago
Studies show over half of parents drive distracted A poll by Common Sense Media showed 56% of parents admitted checking their phones while driving and 51% of teens said they saw their parents using... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Parents aren’t practicing what they preach by texting while driving, study findsof smartphone distracted driving, but a new study finds many parents are not pr
Parents aren’t practicing what they preach by texting while driving, study finds
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 25 days ago
of smartphone distracted driving, but a new study finds many parents are not practicing what they preach. A poll run by Common Sense Media found that 56% of parents admitted to checking their phones behind the wheel of a vehicle, CNN... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Why parents must to stop texting in cars with kidsbehind the wheel, parents have a hard time steering clear of their devices whil
Why parents must to stop texting in cars with kids
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 25 days ago
behind the wheel, parents have a hard time steering clear of their devices while driving, too. In a poll conducted for Common Sense Media, 56 percent of parents admitted checking their phones while driving. "We're finding estimates of about... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Driving While Distracted: Parents do it, toobehind the wheel, parents have a hard time steering clear of their devices whil
Driving While Distracted: Parents do it, too
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 25 days ago
behind the wheel, parents have a hard time steering clear of their devices while driving, too. In a poll conducted for Common Sense Media, 56% of parents admitted checking their phones while driving. “We’re finding estimates of about half of... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Distracted driving: Parents do it, toobehind the wheel, parents have a hard time steering clear of their devices whil
Distracted driving: Parents do it, too
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 25 days ago
behind the wheel, parents have a hard time steering clear of their devices while driving, too. In a poll conducted for Common Sense Media, 56% of parents admitted checking their phones while driving. "We're finding estimates of about half of... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Websites allow viewers, parents to gauge whether films are appropriate for their childrenthey need to manage their media decisions for their family,” said executive edi
Websites allow viewers, parents to gauge whether films are appropriate for their children
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
they need to manage their media decisions for their family,” said executive editor for reviews and ratings Betsy Bozdech. Common Sense Media gives a brief summary of the plot, violence, sex and profanity within a review of the film. The review... Read more
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Deseret News
Websites allow viewers, parents to gauge whether films are appropriate for their childrenthey need to manage their media decisions for their family,” said executive edi
Websites allow viewers, parents to gauge whether films are appropriate for their children
Deseret News / Posted 30 days ago
they need to manage their media decisions for their family,” said executive editor for reviews and ratings Betsy Bozdech. Common Sense Media gives a brief summary of the plot, violence, sex and profanity within a review of the film. The review... Read more

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