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Nov 18, 2020, 08:00 ET New Research Explores Parents' and Teens' Attitudes Toward Parental Controls

A new report released by the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) explores the current landscape of parental control offerings, and the attitudes...


Nov 15, 2018, 08:00 ET Despite Concerns About Content, Screen Time, and Online Security, New Research Reveals The Internet Improves Communication and Quality of Life Across Generations

A new study released by the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) examines the online attitudes of parents and seniors, highlighting the benefits and ...


Nov 16, 2017, 07:00 ET New Research: 3 in 10 Parents Say Their Child Has an Internet-Connected Toy

A new study of parents of connected children released today by the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) found that parents whose kids have their own ...


Nov 17, 2015, 07:30 ET New Research Reveals Overwhelming Majority of Parents Believe Technology Has Positive Effect On Their Children's Lives

A new study from the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) reveals that the large majority of parents believe technology has a positive effect on...


Nov 12, 2014, 09:45 ET New Research Finds Benefits Outweigh Harms in Kids' Tech Use

A major new study from the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) found that the majority of parents (53%) believe there is more potential benefit...


Nov 06, 2013, 09:00 ET New FOSI Research Finds Teens Increasingly Concerned About Online Identity Theft

Young people are increasingly concerned about the privacy of their personal information online and that their identities can be stolen through their...


May 10, 2011, 08:00 ET FOSI presenta la First Ladies Initiative para seguridad en Internet

El Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI, Instituto para la Seguridad Familiar en Internet), una organización internacional sin fines de lucro...


May 10, 2011, 08:00 ET FOSI Launches First Ladies Initiative for Online Safety

The Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI), an international nonprofit organization dedicated to online safety, today launched the First Ladies...