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Myrth founder and CEO Emma McLaren is popping in today to share her experiences with second-hand screen time - the idea that exposure to other people’s screens can affect the rest of us, too, even when we’re not using our own devices.
Due to COVID-19, kids and adults are online more than ever, often unsupervised in the same space. Help kids stay safe. The Departments of Justice & Homeland Security collaborated with government counterparts from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom along with companies who have partic...
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