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Child protection being compromised by Brexit limbo – By Alastair Graham, CEO of AgeChecked

Child protection being compromised by Brexit limbo. While the British public might not agree on the outcome of Brexit, there is a consensus that the resulting political stasis is…

What the Cannabis Industry Can Learn from Juul in the US

What the Cannabis Industry can Learn from Juul in the US

What the Cannabis Industry Can Learn from Juul in the US The vaping industry in the US is currently experiencing a sharp adjustment in its market position. The extraordinary…

Juul Adopts Age Verification to Prove They Don’t Market to Young People

Juul Adopts Age Verification to Prove They Don’t Market to Young People

Juul Adopts Age Verification to Prove They Don’t Market to Young People E-cigarettes have enjoyed a meteoric rise in popularity over the decade since they were first introduced. Key…

Why Messenger Encryption is Bad News for Children

Why Messenger Encryption is Bad News for Children

Why Messenger Encryption is Bad News for Children Earlier this year Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, announced that all messenger accounts would be encrypted going forward. Encryption prevents anyone,…

Internet-Safety

The UK Council for Internet Safety is Launched

The UK Council for Internet Safety is Launched Back in April 2019 the UK Government launched its Online Harms white paper.  This long-awaited document outlines a tougher stance on…

2019 NSPCC Survey Finds Evidence of Grooming Risk on Social Media

2019 NSPCC Survey Finds Evidence of Grooming Risk on Social Media

2019 NSPCC Survey Finds Evidence of Grooming Risk on Social Media A recent survey carried out by the childrens’ charity NSPCC, found disturbing evidence that young people between the…

Illegal Flick Knife

Illegal Knives Still Available Online With No Age Checks

Illegal Knives Still Available Online With No Age Checks Knife crime is a top priority for police in the UK. The number of knife-related incidents has grown incrementally over…

Our customers – Age verification tool drives a 40% increase in website traffic for gaming sites

Gaming business, Savvygamblers, has experienced a 40% increase in website visitors following the implementation of new software to make its operation fully compliant with age verification laws. The company…

Age verification and retail – By Alastair Graham, CEO of AgeChecked

Age verification and retail Knife crime rose to its highest-ever level in England and Wales this year, with 43,516 recorded offences in the 12 months ending March 2019. It’s…

LSE Study Shows Children Want a Social Media ‘Clean Slate’ at 18

LSE Study Shows Children Want a Social Media ‘Clean Slate’ at 18

LSE Study Shows Children Want a Social Media ‘Clean Slate’ at 18 A recent study carried out by the London School of Economics found that young people were unaware…

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