App Watch:  MESSENGER KIDS (FACEBOOK)

App Watch: MESSENGER KIDS (FACEBOOK)

Messenger Kids (powered by Facebook) has just launched here in Australia. With the extra time on our hands during home isolation and limited social connections, this App is quickly gaining momentum as a ‘safe’ way to keep kids connected. Messenger Kids is...
What is really happening on TikTok?

What is really happening on TikTok?

TikTok is the worlds fastest growing entertainment apps recording over 1.5 billion downloads from the Apple & Google Play Stores in 2019. The App is jam packed full of features with more than meets the eye. This month we dive under the hood of TikTok to uncover...
App Watch: Anonymous Messaging

App Watch: Anonymous Messaging

TELLOYMN joins a growing family of anonymous messaging applications including Sarahah, Ask.FM and Line. These platforms have evolved into an online environment rife with insults, inappropriate content and regular online bullying. Why are anonymous messenger apps so...
Parents Guide: Cyber Safety At Home

Parents Guide: Cyber Safety At Home

In the classroom, a key teaching strategy that teachers use when developing a new skill is to model a skill and then that build up a students capacity in that area. For digital use in the home, parents have the perfect opportunity to consistently model responsible and...