Nearly 30 Percent of Tweens Have Been Contacted by Strangers Online

A new survey about pre-teens' behavior on the Internet, released today, finds that kids are putting more information about themselves on the Web and that they are being contacted by strangers more often. The survey, conducted by Cox Communications, along with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, focuses on "tweens" -- kids between the ages of 8 and 12, whose Internet use is exploding. It appears that Internet safety information campaigns are working. The survey shows that...Full Story
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