California Will Not Require Social Media Sites To Get Parental Permission For Children Under 13A plan to require social media sites to get a parent or guardian's permission before letting a person under age 13 create an account failed in the California State Assembly.
California Could Require Parents' OK For Children's Social Media AccessCalifornia is looking to tighten the rules about children under 13 using social media.
Nearly Every Child Has Online Presence By Age TwoNearly every two-year-old (92%) in the United States has an online presence and that presence, oftentimes, started before the child was even born.
Study: Social Media Use May Harm Teens' Mental Health By Disrupting Positive ActivitiesSocial media use has been linked to depression, especially in teenage girls. But a new study argues that the issue may be more complex than experts think.
Social Media Sites May Need To Get Parental Approval Before A Child Under 13 Opens AccountSocial media sites may need to get a parent or guardian's consent before allowing a person under the age of 13 to create an account.
Stockton Mayor And Wife Make Social Media Baby AnnouncementStockton Mayor Michael Tubbs and his wife, Anna Malaika Nti-Asare, informed their social media followers on Sunday that they're expecting a baby.
Is Posting Videos Of Violent Crimes To Social Media A Broader Reflection Of Society?Uploading violent video: A mirror to society or an outcome of technology?
Jaguar Attacks Woman Taking Selfie At Arizona ZooAuthorities say a jaguar attacked a woman who crossed a barrier while trying to take a photo Saturday at a wildlife park west of Phoenix.
Outrage Over Southern California HS Students Posting Swastika, Saluting Hitler At PartySchool officials are expressing concern after a group of Newport Beach high school students made a swastika and saluted Hitler at an off-campus party and then posted the photos on social media.
Social Media Sleuths Track Down Contractor's Stolen 'G-Ride' Jeep Grand WagoneerA local contractor took to Facebook to ask for help when his beloved vehicle was stolen and it worked.
Social Media Is A Minefield For CelebsKevin Hart learned the hard way that the past can come back to haunt you.
Authorities Warn Of Social Media Dangers After Man Arrested for Snapchat 'Sextortion' A local man is charged with preying on several underage girls through social media and allegedly sexually assaulting one of them.
Even Tech Execs Fret About Their Kids’ Smartphone AddictionsIs technology messing with children's brains, even as it enlightens and empowers them in ways that weren't possible for the last generation?
Facebook Reportedly Working On Feature To Unsend Messages
Man Suspected Of Driving Naked in Vacaville Says He Had Shorts OnA Vacaville man suspected of driving naked near a daycare with only a towel covering his waist, says he was not naked at all.