Making Kids Our Nation's Top Priority

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VR and MMOs vs. the “Metaverse”

November 17, 2022

Misconceptions and buzz about the metaverse are distracting from the need for action on existing technologies that already pose harm to kids.

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The Time Is Now for Comprehensive Federal Data Privacy Legislation

June 16, 2022

The American Data Privacy and Protection Act presents a historic opportunity to protect kids – and all of us – online, but it needs to be strengthened.

Targeted Ads Be Gone

February 2, 2022

What Europe's proposed ban and the Digital Services Act could mean for American kids and families

Designing Digital Spaces with Kids in Mind

September 2, 2021

The UK’s Age Appropriate Design Code can now be enforced, and represents a major step forward in protecting kids online.

Streaming Content? Your Kids’ Privacy Might Be At Risk

August 24, 2021

Our new report shows most streaming apps and devices do not meet the minimum level of privacy protections recommended for kids.

Behavioral Ads Are Bad for Kids

May 10, 2021

Read our new primer on why we need to change the model and keep kids' data off-limits.

Strengthened Washington Privacy Act Shows Potential to Compromise

March 31, 2021

Revised bill protects teens, places limits on surveillance advertising, and includes important enforcement improvements