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The Internet According To Kids (Warning: Butts Are Involved)

HuffingtonPost.com | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.14.2013 | Technology

NEW YORK -- People who aren’t friends on Facebook with Faye Rogaski de Muyshondt won’t learn much from her profile. They’ll see she appeared on ...

WATCH: 60 Seconds of Social Media

Shawn Amos | Posted 10.17.2012 | Technology
Shawn Amos

Just how connected are our kids today? According to Pew Research, close to 100 percent of teenagers aged 12-17 are online, and 80 percent of those kids are on social media sites.

Facebook Builds Reporting Tools to Encourage 'Compassion'

Larry Magid | Posted 09.18.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

Working with researchers from Yale, Berkeley and Columbia University, Arturo Bejar and his team are tasked with improving the tools that enable Facebook users to report and resolve problems.

Parents Helping Young Kids Lie to Get Past Facebook's Age Restrictions

Larry Magid | Posted 01.01.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

In May, Consumer Reports revealed that there were 7.5 million kids younger than 13 using Facebook, including more than five million 10 and under. In every case these kids had to lie to get around Facebook's rule that you must be 13 or older to join.

Is Accepting a Child's Facebook Friend Request Opening Pandora's Box?

Monica Gallagher Sakala | Posted 12.06.2011 | DC
Monica Gallagher Sakala

Among the many questions to ask regarding the growth of such young kids on Facebook, one in particular seems to be overlooked: Should adults be accepting "friend" requests from children?

Facebook Bans 20,000 Underage Users Every Day

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook's privacy policy states that users must be at least 13 years old to create an account. Nevertheless, scores of underage users allegedly skirt...

Adopted Children Face Anguish As Birth Parents Stalk Them On Facebook

The Observer | Victoria Macdonald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The natural parents of adopted children are increasingly using Facebook and other social networking sites to track down their offspring, flouting the ...