Two interesting, balanced news articles that appeared this week discuss the wellbeing of children growing up with social media, and analyse some of the media hype around Facebook's Messenger for Kids. Read what Dr Chris Ferguson, Fellow at the American Psychologists Association, and Anne Collier, Editor of NetFamilyNews, have to say.
Almost 5,000 teens have expressed their views on the impact they fear the GDPR may on their lives when it comes into force just four months from now. Whilst they understand and appreciate the improved protection it will bring, having to ask for parental consent – in some countries until age 16 – is an issue of huge concern. Above all, they fear that this will impact on some fundamental rights