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Protecting Innocence - Protect Young Eyes

My Statement to the Senate Judiciary Committee – “Protecting Innocence in a Digital World”

On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, Chris McKenna, the founder and CEO of Protect Young Eyes, was invited as one of five witnesses to a Senate Judiciary Hearing titled, “Protecting Innocence in a Digital World.” This work is an extension of the #FixAppRatings Campaign that started in …

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What is cyber flashing

What is Cyber Flashing? My Kid Received P*rn.

What is cyber flashing? Australian online safety experts are warning parents about a rise in new digital phenomenon known as “cyber flashing”, where explicit and abusive images are anonymously sent to strangers (or friends) through iPhones using its AirDrop feature. AirDrop is one of many iPhone …

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4 Ways Pedophiles Target Kids on Instagram

4 Ways Pedophiles Exploit Instagram to Groom Kids

Pedophiles trade Child Porn through Dropbox Links on Instagram   The Atlantic first reported that teenagers stumbled upon a network of Instagram accounts that were sharing Dropbox links of child porn (Atlantic article). The way it worked is that pedophiles were using certain hashtags on images …

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Fix App Ratings - PYE

It’s Time to Fix App Ratings. It’s Time to Start Caring for Kids.

No Accountability for Big Tech = Big Problem When I take my kids to the movies, we depend on the MPAA rating system to tell my family what to expect. When listening to music, inappropriate content is tagged as having “explicit content.” Video game retailers refuse …

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