What is Virtual Reality?

2022-02-25T17:02:44+00:00

Over the last two years, there has been a surge in UK households using virtual reality. It allowed people to explore places, play games, and stay fit during lockdowns. While it may seem like science fiction, virtual reality (VR) is becoming more popular every day, especially

What is Virtual Reality?2022-02-25T17:02:44+00:00

Online Safety Trends, Risks, and Threats for 2022

2022-01-31T11:04:05+00:00

Every new year sees new trends, risks, and threats to online safety emerge, especially for children and young people. This can seem overwhelming (and sometimes even frightening) if you feel like you’ve just got your head around the last new ‘thing’.  To help you stay ahead of

Online Safety Trends, Risks, and Threats for 20222022-01-31T11:04:05+00:00

Safeguarding Alert – Slender Man

2022-02-02T11:27:18+00:00

We’ve received recent reports of children as young as six discussing an online horror character called ‘Slender Man’. Our online safety experts have taken a deeper look at Slender Man to address any risks or red flags, as well as our top tips for parents, carers, and

Safeguarding Alert – Slender Man2022-02-02T11:27:18+00:00

Roblox: A Parents Guide to Protecting Children from Harmful Content

2022-01-20T13:09:59+00:00

Header Image ©& TM 2022 Roblox Corporation. All Rights Reserved We have recently received multiple reports from parents and school staff about harmful content on gaming platform Roblox. To help you understand how to keep children and young people safe, we’ve created this important Roblox Parents Guide.  The latest reports we’ve received have outlined worrying accounts of younger children

Roblox: A Parents Guide to Protecting Children from Harmful Content2022-01-20T13:09:59+00:00

Poppy Playtime: Online Safety Review

2022-01-20T14:18:07+00:00

Guidance for Parents and Carers WARNING: This contains images and details some people may find disturbing. This should not be shared with young children.  Our online safety experts have been alerted to a video game, being described by some users as an “introduction

Poppy Playtime: Online Safety Review2022-01-20T14:18:07+00:00

The World According to Discord: Your Guide to the Online Chat Platform

2021-12-10T13:48:04+00:00

Every day, we see the release of new apps and new features that promise to help keep you more connected to others. One of the most popular online spaces for children and young people to connect is Discord. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about this platform and why it presents

The World According to Discord: Your Guide to the Online Chat Platform2021-12-10T13:48:04+00:00

Fortnite: Here’s What You Need to Know

2021-12-10T16:08:30+00:00

Header Image ©& TM 2021 Marvel ©2021 CPIL. All Rights Reserved You may have recently seen popular gaming platform Fortnite in the news due to its ongoing legal battle with Apple. Because this game has always been popular with younger children and teenagers, we are often asked, “Is it safe

Fortnite: Here’s What You Need to Know2021-12-10T16:08:30+00:00

Levelling Up: A Round Up of Our Best Gaming Resources

2021-12-10T16:13:44+00:00

With the rapid advancement of technology and the big boom of the gaming industry in 2020, there is a good chance your household has at least one gamer living in it. Gaming is one of the fastest evolving social forums. Even if someone games privately instead of “online” (meaning they can play simultaneously with

Levelling Up: A Round Up of Our Best Gaming Resources2021-12-10T16:13:44+00:00

Roblox – What You Need To Know

2021-12-10T16:15:41+00:00

There are so many online gaming platforms nowadays, it can be difficult to keep track of them all! One of the oldest platforms is Roblox, which is celebrating its 15th birthday this week. Roblox experienced a 122% increase in platform engagement over 2019 and 2020 due to the pandemic. With over 42 million daily users,

Roblox – What You Need To Know2021-12-10T16:15:41+00:00

Twitch: The World’s Leading Live-Streaming Gaming Platform

2021-12-13T08:38:53+00:00

Date Published: 21st May, 2021 If you have a gamer in your household, chances are you’ve heard the word “Twitch” being used. The name sounds fun, age-appropriate, and harmless and it would be easy to assume it is a type of game or a new slang word. In reality, Twitch is a far more

Twitch: The World’s Leading Live-Streaming Gaming Platform2021-12-13T08:38:53+00:00
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