Tag Archives: SnapChat

Snapchat’s new Snap Maps feature- what school’s need to know #esafety

Last week, Snapchat announced a new feature to their photo and video sharing app called ‘Snap Maps’,  which allows users to share and access ‘snaps’ by location. “We’ve built a whole new way to explore the world! See what’s happening, … Continue reading

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Brand new checklists for Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram

The UK Safer Internet Centre have now produced and published three brand new checklists – for Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram, with the same style and format as their hugely popular Facebook checklist. The checklists cover everything professional, parents and young people … Continue reading

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CEOP issue Snapchat hack advice

CEOP have issued a blog post on the Think U Know site about the recent Snapchat hack press coverage that has been reported in a variety of media outlets over the last few days. The post contains a useful summary … Continue reading

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New Guides for Online Safety Tools from UK Safer Internet Centre

The UK Safer Internet Centre has published new guides to online safety tools for parents/carers regarding popular social networking and other online sites. The guides are available for Ask.FM, Moshi Monsters, Club Penguin, Facebook, Flickr, Google+, Movie Star Planet, Tumblr, … Continue reading

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