Summary: British professor Robin Dunbar suggests that we can maintain stable social relationships with only 150 people, but I think today's social web allows for a much greater number.Dunbar...
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Summary: Vodafone Australia said it planned to introduce 24-hour moderators and profanity filters in its mobile chat-rooms as part of a range of measures to reduce potential for paedophiles...
Summary: The head of a Queensland Police Internet child abuse protection unit has outlined safety concerns about mobile phone chatrooms after recent reports they are being used by paedophiles.Vodaf...
Summary: Those who use the Internet to make contact with children before attempting to sexually abuse them could soon be jailed for up to a decade
Summary: Microsoft's decision to shut its chatrooms should be just the beginning, say the NCH and the NSPCC
Summary: Those convicted of the new offence of making online contact with children with the intention of later abuse will face up to five years in jail
Summary: Not before time...
Summary: New government scheme cracks down on grooming...
Summary: The British government plans to update the laws on sexual offences, including taking account of the way that paedophiles are using the Internet to contact children
Summary: High-tech crime experts are training children from an East London community how to surf responsibly and safely
Summary: Covert tactics have been used for the first time to arrest and sentence a British Internet paedophile
Summary: A ZDNet UK investigation in 2001 exposed the dangers of Internet chatrooms, but there is still no law to catch Internet paedophiles
Summary: Kids are to be warned of the dangers of the online world before every PG movie next year
Summary: UPDATED: An Internet chat site for teenagers has been forced to hire 200 moderators to cool down some of the conversations
Summary: New UK laws will make it a criminal offence for Net predators to arrange to meet a child offline.
Summary: Opposition parties slam home secretary's U-turn on criminalising the practice, saying Labour is stealing their ideas
Summary: Granada to publicise risks of children going online
Summary: Home Office backtracks on its argument that UK laws exist to protect children online
Summary: Internet paedophiles are increasingly using chatrooms to lure children into offline meetings
Summary: Government holds a one-hour summit on protecting British children online