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Wordle Game

Wordle is a new, very simple game that has grown to extraordinary levels of popularity over the last few months. In the main, it is a very safe game but with the rise in popularity, it’s important to be aware as there are a couple…
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Instagram for Kids – Paused

If you weren’t aware already, Instagram has been working on a version for kids. I honestly couldn’t think of a worse idea, but it just goes to show how desperate Facebook (who owns Instagram) is to keep users within the Facebook stratosphere. Facebook has featured…
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After-School Clubs are back!

Children have enjoyed a range of clubs from making delicious desserts to creating clay key-rings and coasters using natural patterns. Our young budding Programmers are in the process of programming the lights on a police car and our Scientists-in-the-making have been experimenting with colours. Some…
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A Guide to Twitch

There is no doubt that live streaming on platforms, including Twitch, is becoming more popular, as are the concerns. Childnet have put together a useful article about Twitch: what it is, why it’s so popular, the type of content and some useful tips and advice.…
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Smishing

Phishing is commonly seen in emails and increasingly across social media, including YouTube. It’s best described as a scam using social engineering tricks (urgency, fear, panic) to coax you into revealing personal information (account details, name, bank details, etc.) for criminal purposes. Smishing is exactly the…
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Netflix – Age Ratings

You will be aware that Netflix is hugely popular across all ages but there have been concerns in relation to age ratings and the type of content that is recommended to viewers. Like many other services, Netflix uses algorithms to determine what you might like…
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