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Lawmakers say YouTube Kids feeds children inappropriate material in 'a wasteland of vapid, consumerist content'
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Lawmakers say YouTube Kids feeds children inappropriate material in 'a wasteland of vapid, consumerist content'

The US House Oversight and Reform subcommittee on economic and consumer policy said YouTube does not do enough to protect kids from material that could harm them.

YouTube announces parent-approved accounts to keep teens and tweens away from violence, inappropriate content
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YouTube announces parent-approved accounts to keep teens and tweens away from violence, inappropriate content

YouTube will get an explore option for parental control settings that will feature videos suitable for kids aged nine and older.

Google survey reveals that 75 percent of Indian parents are worried about students' online safety
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Google survey reveals that 75 percent of Indian parents are worried about students' online safety

Google suggests parents need to teach their children how to choose strong passwords and avoid simple passwords.

YouTube is still not doing enough to remove harmful comments from videos for kids: Report
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YouTube is still not doing enough to remove harmful comments from videos for kids: Report

YouTube had promised to remove all predatory and harmful comments on content for kids.

YouTube to pay $170 million penalty for collecting personal data of kids
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YouTube to pay $170 million penalty for collecting personal data of kids

YouTube had been accused of tracking viewers of children's channels using cookies without parental consent.

Google to pay up to $200 mn to FTC for storing data on kids without parental consent
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Google to pay up to $200 mn to FTC for storing data on kids without parental consent

'The FTC appears to have let YouTube off the hook with a nominal fine,' says a US senator.

YouTube to comply with US FTC by reportedly removing targeted ads on child-centric videos
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YouTube to comply with US FTC by reportedly removing targeted ads on child-centric videos

YouTube had been mulling over shifting all its children-related content away from the main platform.

YouTube returns to Fire TV, Amazon Prime video back on Chromecast, Android TV
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YouTube returns to Fire TV, Amazon Prime video back on Chromecast, Android TV

YouTube TV and YouTube Kids will also come to Amazon Fire TV devices later this year.

YouTube executives debating over moving all children's content to YouTube Kids app
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YouTube executives debating over moving all children's content to YouTube Kids app

Moving all child-related content from YouTube to YouTube Kids is going to be a very challenging task.

YouTube CEO defends company’s efforts to keep violent content off the platform
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YouTube CEO defends company’s efforts to keep violent content off the platform

For months now, YouTube has been grappling with moderating content across its platform.

YouTube blocks comments on videos with child-related content, few creators spared for now
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YouTube blocks comments on videos with child-related content, few creators spared for now

YouTube is also working on a more effective classifier that will weed out the predatory comments.

Momo Challenge targeting kids to cause self-harm surfaces again in YouTube videos
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Momo Challenge targeting kids to cause self-harm surfaces again in YouTube videos

In India, the Momo Challenge has reportedly claimed the life of two children.

YouTube Kids is not safe for kids, is host to violent, disturbing content: Report
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YouTube Kids is not safe for kids, is host to violent, disturbing content: Report

A clip that looks like an innocent cartoon, shows a man giving advice on how to properly slit a wrist.

Daily Bulletin: Pakistan PM Imran Khan summons special NCA meeting; cross-LoC shelling injures 10 jawans; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Pakistan PM Imran Khan summons special NCA meeting; cross-LoC shelling injures 10 jawans; day's top stories

Day's top stories: Pakistan convenes NCA meeting, LoC sees intense shelling, Opposition parties to meet to chalk out Common Minimum Programme, India look for win against Australia in the Bengaluru T20I, and more.

YouTube rolls out new settings in Kids app to showcase popular music, videos
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YouTube rolls out new settings in Kids app to showcase popular music, videos

YouTube had launched the "parent-approved content" on its system in April.

YouTube plans scripted series for international markets including India and Japan
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YouTube plans scripted series for international markets including India and Japan

YouTube already has released a handful of original shows in South Korea and one in India.

YouTube Kids now comes with more controls for parents, making it easier to customise the experience
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YouTube Kids now comes with more controls for parents, making it easier to customise the experience

The team behind YouTube Kids app has introduced three new features that allow parents to further limit the videos that their kids can access on the app.

YouTube to hire 10,000 people to monitor and control violent content, as well as disturbing videos targeting children
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YouTube to hire 10,000 people to monitor and control violent content, as well as disturbing videos targeting children

YouTube along with Facebook, Google and Twitter have come under scrutiny over the availability of terrorist material and propaganda on their platforms.

Advertisers flee YouTube yet again as Google scrambles to cull disturbing content targeting children on the platform
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Advertisers flee YouTube yet again as Google scrambles to cull disturbing content targeting children on the platform

The good part about this is that YouTube is aware of the problem and it is actively trying to fight this type of content and revamped its guidelines.

YouTube Kids now allows parents to report videos if they find them inappropriate for children
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YouTube Kids now allows parents to report videos if they find them inappropriate for children

Parents can customise content in the YouTube Kids app in some countries by signing into the app and blocking videos they don't want their kids to watch.