[MEDIA] Does your teenager have a secret burner phone? in @thetimes

I spoke to Michael Odell last week about the following story, which had been partly triggered by a story in the Wall Street Journal about the police in the USA saying 'every kid knows someone in their school they can get a burner phone from', and looking at this within a more British context: You can read the whole The Times article (behind paywall), but here is my 20 minute conversation bundled together into a…

[MEDIA] Looking back on media themes as #SID2019 approaches

Read full story, which starts: As Safer Internet Day arrives tomorrow (February 5, 2019), with its theme of using technology responsibly, respectfully, critically and creatively, Dr Bex Lewis, Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing at Manchester Metropolitan University, and author of Raising Children in a Digital Age (Lion Hudson, 2014), reflects back on the themes of the stories that she has been asked to comment upon in the press this past year. This year, Safer Internet Day focuses upon encouraging…