Sunday, February 28, 2016

Kid Safe Searching with Kiddle Search Engine

The internet is a wild and often inappropriate place for children.

How do you search for seemingly innocent topics without returning unacceptable results?

There's a new tool that will help kids and parents to find suitable information and display it in a kid-friendly manner.

Check out the Kiddle search engine at

One Cool Tip -

Sites which appear in Kiddle search results are family friendly.  Sites are filtered to exclude sites with explicit or deceptive content by human editors and Google Safe Search. 

More information about Kiddle's safe search is available HERE

As an example, a search for "horse" returns easy to view and informative search results:

One Cool Tip -

If you have young children who need to search the net for information, check out Kiddle as your kid safe search engine.


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Saturday, February 27, 2016

Facebook Video Live Streaming Comes to Android

Facebook expanded its video livestreaming feature to more users by making it available to US Android users.

One Cool Tip -

Livestreaming allows users to start live video broadcasts from withing the Facebook mobile app.

The feature competes with Twitter's Periscope app.

Facebook Live already had been available to US iOS users.

In addition, Facebook expanded the iOS feature to more than 30 countries.

To use the new feature on the iOS or Android mobile app, be sure to have the latest version of the Facebook app.  Then tap the status update icon and then tap the Live Video icon.

Lights! Camera! Action!  You'll broadcast live to your Facebook connections.


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