The Trench Reynolds Report

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Kik, the mobile messaging app that’s home to sex offenders, pedophiles, and child porn collectors, recently announced they were forming a safety board. However, it seems like their motivation is more based in greed than user safety. If you read not only this article from Venture Beat, but Kik’s press release as well, it seems …

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(Story broke 6/25/2017) Photo sharing app Snapchat has added a new feature called Snap Map, and it has some parents concerned. The new feature allows Snapchat users to see the location of other users, but it’s not as dangerous as it may sound. First off, the feature is off by default. If someone wants to …

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My not so safe space, still?: This is a great article from the Philadelphia Inquirer about how MySpace’s ‘pact’ with the Attorneys General is pretty much useless. Who says so? Why Pennsylvania Attorney General Tom Corbett says so. That’s because the safety barriers it prescribes depend largely on MySpace subscribers’ truthfully reporting their ages when …

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MySpace.com hires child safety czar from Microsoft: News Corp. is set on Tuesday to name a security czar to oversee child safety measures on MySpace.com, the popular teen dating and music site that has provoked an outcry among parents who fear they have not done enough to thwart sexual predators. Hemanshu (Hemu) Nigam, now director …

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National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, the Advertising Council and MySpace Partner to Promote Online Safety: The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children(R) (NCMEC), the Advertising Council and News Corporation, parent company of Fox Interactive Media and MySpace, announced today a joint effort to promote online safety through the deployment of a series …

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MySpace, your space, some say it’s unsafe: Another local news article about how kids are posting too much information on their blogs. This time from Asheville, North Carolina, the Berkeley of the South. HENDERSONVILLE Lynn Price doesn’t remember the exact moment she realized she needed to learn something about Xanga. But she knows it was …

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