0
Broadband

Telenor says Danish children flout minimum ages for social media and gaming with parents' knowledge

Tuesday 15 September 2020 | 12:58 CET | News
Telenor Denmark said Danish children aged 10 to 12 years old ignore minimum age limits for social media and onling gaming, usually with their parents' knowledge and approval. This is despite the fact that the age floor for most social networks is 13 years, according to a survey that the operator commissioned from Wilke.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet
Companies: Telenor Denmark
Countries: Denmark
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Two thirds of pre-teens in Ireland have social media accounts - CyberSafeIreland

Published 11 Sep 2020 10:43 CET | Ireland
Almost two thirds (65%) of pre-teens in Ireland are on social media, despite an age limit of 13+, with 93 percent of pre-teens ...

Telenor Denmark says parents underestimate online bullying

Published 01 Sep 2020 14:07 CET | Denmark
Telenor Denmark said a survey that it commissioned with Wilke found that 60 percent of children aged 10 to 12 years old have ...

TikTok fined KRW 186 million in South Korea for mishandling user data

Published 16 Jul 2020 10:22 CET | Korea, Republic of
The Korea Communications Commission (KCC) fined video sharing platform TikTok KRW 186 million (approximately USD 155,000) for ...

Belgians discover video calling to keep in touch with family, friends - study

Published 27 May 2020 13:08 CET | Belgium
Lockdown in Belgium has given a boost to video calls, with 3 out of 4 Belgians making video calls with family, friends or ...

O2 UK plans Parents vs Kids llive-stream quiz

Published 22 May 2020 10:45 CET | United Kingdom
New research from O2 UK shows that quizzes are helping parents and children become closer as a family during lockdown. This comes ...

Waoo! provides free access to Skidos children's education app as coronavirus shuts schools

Published 30 Mar 2020 14:09 CET | Denmark
Danish fibre provider Waoo! said that it is offering customers free access to Skidos, a Danish website providing educational ...