How kid safe are websites and apps?
A review of websites and apps from around the world found that less than a third have effective controls in place to keep children from sharing too much information. A global sweep, that was joined by Alberta's Privacy Commissioner, found that out of 15 hundred sites geared toward kids, 67 per cent collected a child's information, half shared it with third parties, and only a quarter encouraged a parent to get involved. Of the sites and apps based in Alberta, 14 out of 20 had effective protection...