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Smartphones

 

 

 

'Smartphones are mobile phones with internet access. They are capable of a range of functions, including social networking, listening to music, playing games, browsing the internet, checking emails, taking photos and videos and watching TV - along with the usual texting and calling!

Smartphones provide a variety of interesting activities and ways for young people to engage with their friends and families. However, it is important to be aware of what these devices can do and how you can talk with your child to help them to use this technology in a safe and positive way.'

 

Saferinternet.org.uk

 

 

Click here to read tips on how to help your child use a smartphone safely.

Tablets

 

'Tablets such as the iPad provide a variety of interesting activities and great education opportunities for young people. However, it is important to be aware of what these devices can do and how you can talk with your child to help them to use this technology in a safe and positive way. '

 

Saferinternet.org.uk

 

Click here to find out more about the capabilities and potential risks of tablets and media players on UK Safe Internet Centre's website.

 


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