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Microsoft And The Next Web

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TNW Network Editor’s Note: This is NOT a sponsored post but a welcome to The Next Web’s new Microsoft channel where, as you might imagine, we will be discussing, dissecting and bringing you news of Microsoft’s every move.Microsoft always knew how revolutionary the Internet would be, Bill Gates outlined Microsoft’s...
Microsoft And The Next Web

Look out, kids: Windows 8 comes with a report card

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Here’s a Windows 8 feature that’s sure to spark lots of conversations around the dinner table. Gearing up for the “Release Preview” of the new operating system next month, Microsoft this week detailed its plans for Windows 8′s family safety settings. One of the features lets parents receive a weekly...
Look out, kids: Windows 8 comes with a report card

Sprint Guardian now available, allows parents to limit texting and keep tabs on a kid's location

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Sprint Guardian has been in the oven for some time now -- we actually heard about it during our interview with John Tudhope and David Owens at CTIA 2012 -- but now, at long last, the service is available. Concerned parents nationwide can locate Guardian on "many" Sprint Android-powered...
Sprint Guardian now available, allows parents to limit texting and keep tabs on a kid's location

Sprint Product Exec: Launching LTE Devices Before Network Just Makes Sense

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Sprint isn’t too concerned that it is selling LTE devices but has yet to officially launch the high-speed service anywhere in the U.S. “I think it is much to-do about nothing,” Sprint VP Fared Adib told AllThingsD in an interview on Tuesday. Customers sign up for two-year contracts, Adib said,...
Sprint Product Exec: Launching LTE Devices Before Network Just Makes Sense
Windows 8 Release Preview goes live with better Metro apps, Flash in IE10, & more
With $10 Million In Funding, All-In-One Security App AirCover Launches On Android, iOS

Facebook roundup: Android app update, bullying prevention, anti-virus software, PAC donations, engineering and more

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Facebook updates Android app – Facebook released an update for its native Android app Thursday, including improvements for photo sharing. Photo tagging is faster and users can now choose an album for their uploads. The app also fixes an upload bug that affected some users. Facebook takes steps against bullying...
Facebook roundup: Android app update, bullying prevention, anti-virus software, PAC donations, engineering and more
Facebook launches bullying page in its Family Safety Center

Windows 8 'Family Safety' feature chaperones underage users through the World Wild Web

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It's not the tantalizing bit of Windows 8 bait you'd expect in the lead up to that revolutionary OS' official launch, but for a certain domestic segment, it'll do. As part and parcel of its Release Preview -- slated for a June bow-- Microsoft's making the busywork of keeping...
Windows 8 'Family Safety' feature chaperones underage users through the World Wild Web
Windows 8 Release Preview includes weekly activity reports for parents

Apps Rush: Carat, P&G Beauty Recommended, Huffington, Pacemaker and more

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What's new on the app stores on Friday 15 June 2012A selection of 11 new and notable apps for you today:CaratCarat is a research project out of Berkeley university that could be the answer to iPhone and Android owners' prayers. It aims to "detect energy bugs – app behavior that...
Apps Rush: Carat, P&G Beauty Recommended, Huffington, Pacemaker and more

Location Labs’ Safely Family Locator Hits 1B Location Checks, Partners With T-Mobile

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Location Labs’ Safely, which provides mobile services that help parents ensure the personal security kids’ mobile phones, is revealing that its Safely Family Locator has enabled more than one billion family safety location checks since inception. These “locates” have been initiated by Family Locator subscribers across millions of child phones...
Location Labs’ Safely Family Locator Hits 1B Location Checks, Partners With T-Mobile
Search.xxx launches to make your porn browsing 'easier' & 'safer'

How to enable Family Safety features in Windows 8

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The Internet? Kind of a cesspool. And as the parent of kids who are now old enough to operate a Web browser, you can bet I'm keen on checking their activities and filtering out the inappropriate content. Thankfully, Windows 8 offers some solid tools for doing just that. (Windows...
How to enable Family Safety features in Windows 8
Facebook Reaffirms Its Commitment To Stop Cyber Bulling With New Activist Page, Partnership With The Ad Council

A huge wave of Windows Live Wave 4 screenshots: First look at SkyDrive, Sync, Family Safety and Movie Maker

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Following the screenshots of Messenger, Writer, and Photo Gallery Wave 4, a whole set of screenshots were leaked by cnBeta.com again, this time showing us a first glimpse at Windows Live SkyDrive, Family Safety, Sync and Movie Maker. Let’s take a look at them individually below. SkyDrive The long rumoured...
A huge wave of Windows Live Wave 4 screenshots: First look at SkyDrive, Sync, Family Safety and Movie Maker

AirCover’s New Security App Comes with VIP Party Access for Pando Readers!

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Today in unfun news: the lack of cyber security in the world is getting really scary, as was made apparent in a recent story about hackers infiltrating the NASA network. Personal security risks are also a growing threat, though, for me at least, addressing this issue is one of those things...
AirCover’s New Security App Comes with VIP Party Access for Pando Readers!

How to enable Family Safety features in Windows 8

www.computerworld.com
The Internet? Kind of a cesspool. And as the parent of kids who are now old enough to operate a Web browser, you can bet I'm keen on checking their activities and filtering out the inappropriate content....
How to enable Family Safety features in Windows 8
Family Safety App Alert.Us Goes Beyond Kid Tracking With Message Boards, Battery Alerts & More
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