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  • Magazine

    Alba, D.

    Google Launches 'YouTube Kids,' a New Family-Friendly App

    2015 - Wired

    In-text: (Alba, 2015)

    Your Bibliography: Alba, D., 2015. Google Launches 'YouTube Kids,' a New Family-Friendly App. Wired, [online] Available at: <https://www.wired.com/2015/02/youtube-kids/> [Accessed 19 November 2021].

  • Blog

    The disturbing YouTube videos that are tricking children

    2017 - BBC Trending

    In-text: (The disturbing YouTube videos that are tricking children, 2017)

    Your Bibliography: BBC Trending, 2017. The disturbing YouTube videos that are tricking children. Available at: <https://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-trending-39381889> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Newspaper

    Bila, J.

    YouTube’s dark side could be affecting your child’s mental health

    2018 - CNBC

    In-text: (Bila, 2018)

    Your Bibliography: Bila, J., 2018. YouTube’s dark side could be affecting your child’s mental health. CNBC, [online] Available at: <https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/13/youtube-is-causing-stress-and-sexualization-in-young-children.html> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Magazine

    Brandom, R.

    Inside Elsagate, The Conspiracy-fueled War On Creepy YouTube Kids Videos

    2017 - The Verge

    In-text: (Brandom, 2017)

    Your Bibliography: Brandom, R., 2017. Inside Elsagate, The Conspiracy-fueled War On Creepy YouTube Kids Videos. The Verge, [online] Available at: <https://www.theverge.com/2017/12/8/16751206/elsagate-youtube-kids-creepy-conspiracy-theory> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Blog

    Bridle, J.

    Something is wrong on the internet

    2017 - Medium.com

    In-text: (Bridle, 2017)

    Your Bibliography: Bridle, J., 2017. Something is wrong on the internet. [Blog] Medium.com, Available at: <https://medium.com/@jamesbridle/something-is-wrong-on-the-internet-c39c471271d2> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Website

    The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Kids Age Zero to Eight, 2020 | Common Sense Media

    2021 - Common Sense Media

    In-text: (The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Kids Age Zero to Eight, 2020 | Common Sense Media, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Commonsensemedia.org. 2021. The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Kids Age Zero to Eight, 2020 | Common Sense Media. [online] Available at: <https://www.commonsensemedia.org/research/the-common-sense-census-media-use-by-kids-age-zero-to-eight-2020> [Accessed 16 November 2021].

  • Website

    2020 0-8 Census Infographic | Common Sense Media

    2021 - Common Sense Media

    In-text: (2020 0-8 Census Infographic | Common Sense Media, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Commonsensemedia.org. 2021. 2020 0-8 Census Infographic | Common Sense Media. [online] Available at: <https://www.commonsensemedia.org/media-use-by-kids-ages-zero-to-eight-2020-infographic> [Accessed 16 November 2021].

  • Newspaper

    Cooper, L.

    Children targeted by terrifying viral ‘Momo’ images in Peppa Pig and Fortnite videos

    2019 - 9 News

    In-text: (Cooper, 2019)

    Your Bibliography: Cooper, L., 2019. Children targeted by terrifying viral ‘Momo’ images in Peppa Pig and Fortnite videos. 9 News, [online] Available at: <https://www.9news.com.au/national/momo-game-online-children-targeted-peppa-pig-fortnite-youtube-videos-viral-threats-violence-safety-warnings/2d2dbece-5cbd-4cad-9664-70987e1ac58c> [Accessed 16 November 2021].

  • Press release

    Ed Markey

    Senators Markey And Blumenthal Introduce First-of-its-Kind Legislation to Protect Children Online From Harmful Content ,Design Features

    2020

    In-text: (Ed Markey, 2020)

    Your Bibliography: Ed Markey, 2020. Senators Markey And Blumenthal Introduce First-of-its-Kind Legislation to Protect Children Online From Harmful Content ,Design Features. [online] Available at: <https://www.markey.senate.gov/news/press-releases/senators-markey-and-blumenthal-introduce-first-of-its-kind-legislation-to-protect-children-online-from-harmful-content-design-features_> [Accessed 16 November 2021].

  • Magazine

    Heilwell, R.

    YouTube says it’s better at removing videos that violate its rules, but those rules are in flux

    2021 - Vox Recode

    In-text: (Heilwell, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Heilwell, R., 2021. YouTube says it’s better at removing videos that violate its rules, but those rules are in flux. Vox Recode, [online] Available at: <https://www.vox.com/recode/2021/4/6/22368809/youtube-violative-view-rate-content-moderation-guidelines-spam-hate-speech> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Magazine

    Heilwell, R.

    YouTube’s kids app has a rabbit hole problem

    2021 - Vox Recode

    In-text: (Heilwell, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Heilwell, R., 2021. YouTube’s kids app has a rabbit hole problem. Vox Recode, [online] Available at: <https://www.vox.com/recode/22412232/youtube-kids-autoplay> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Journal

    Kaushal, R., Saha, S., Bajaj, P. and Kumaraguru, P.

    KidsTube: Detection, characterization and analysis of child unsafe content & promoters on YouTube

    2016 - 2016 14th Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST)

    In-text: (Kaushal, Saha, Bajaj and Kumaraguru, 2016)

    Your Bibliography: Kaushal, R., Saha, S., Bajaj, P. and Kumaraguru, P., 2016. KidsTube: Detection, characterization and analysis of child unsafe content & promoters on YouTube. 2016 14th Annual Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST), [online] pp.157-164. Available at: <https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/7906950> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Legislation

    Kids Internet Design and Safety Act

    2020 - United States Senate

    In-text: (Kids Internet Design and Safety Act)

    Your Bibliography: Kids Internet Design and Safety Act.

  • Journal

    Kobilke, L. and Markiewitz, A.

    The Momo Challenge: measuring the extent to which YouTube portrays harmful and helpful depictions of a suicide game

    2021 - SN Social Sciences

    In-text: (Kobilke and Markiewitz, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Kobilke, L. and Markiewitz, A., 2021. The Momo Challenge: measuring the extent to which YouTube portrays harmful and helpful depictions of a suicide game. SN Social Sciences, [online] 1(4), pp.1-30. Available at: <https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s43545-021-00065-1> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Newspaper

    MacDonald, K.

    Parents: don't panic about Momo – worry about YouTube Kids instead

    2019 - The Guardian

    In-text: (MacDonald, 2019)

    Your Bibliography: MacDonald, K., 2019. Parents: don't panic about Momo – worry about YouTube Kids instead. The Guardian, [online] Available at: <https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/feb/28/parents-momo-scare-youtube-kids> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Magazine

    Madrigal, A. C.

    Raised by YouTube

    2018 - The Atlantic

    In-text: (Madrigal, 2018)

    Your Bibliography: Madrigal, A., 2018. Raised by YouTube. The Atlantic, [online] (November 2018). Available at: <https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2018/11/raised-by-youtube/570838/> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Journal

    Neumann, M. M. and Herodotou, C.

    Evaluating YouTube videos for young children

    2020 - Education and Information Technologies

    In-text: (Neumann and Herodotou, 2020)

    Your Bibliography: Neumann, M. and Herodotou, C., 2020. Evaluating YouTube videos for young children. Education and Information Technologies, [online] 25(5), pp.4459-4475. Available at: <https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10639-020-10183-7> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Magazine

    Orphanides, K.

    Children's YouTube is still churning out blood, suicide and cannibalism

    2018 - Wired

    In-text: (Orphanides, 2018)

    Your Bibliography: Orphanides, K., 2018. Children's YouTube is still churning out blood, suicide and cannibalism. Wired, [online] Available at: <https://www.wired.co.uk/article/youtube-for-kids-videos-problems-algorithm-recommend> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Journal

    Papadamou, K., Papasavva, A., Zannettou, S., Blackburn, J., Kourtellis, N., Leontiadis, I., Stringhini, G. and Sirivianos, M.

    Disturbed YouTube for Kids: Characterizing and Detecting Inappropriate Videos Targeting Young Children.

    2020 - Proceedings of the International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media

    In-text: (Papadamou et al., 2020)

    Your Bibliography: Papadamou, K., Papasavva, A., Zannettou, S., Blackburn, J., Kourtellis, N., Leontiadis, I., Stringhini, G. and Sirivianos, M., 2020. Disturbed YouTube for Kids: Characterizing and Detecting Inappropriate Videos Targeting Young Children. Proceedings of the International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media, [online] 14(1), pp.522-533. Available at: <https://ojs.aaai.org/index.php/ICWSM/article/view/7320> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Report

    Rideout, V. and Robb, M. B.

    Media Use by Teens and Tweens

    2019 - Common Sense Media - San Francisco

    In-text: (Rideout and Robb, 2019)

    Your Bibliography: Rideout, V. and Robb, M., 2019. Media Use by Teens and Tweens. The Common Sense Census. [online] San Francisco: Common Sense Media. Available at: <https://www.commonsensemedia.org/sites/default/files/uploads/research/2019-census-8-to-18-key-findings-updated.pdf> [Accessed 16 November 2021].

  • Newspaper

    RTE News

    TikTok, Youtube and Snapchat questioned on child safety by US lawmakers

    2021 - RTE News

    In-text: (RTE News, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: RTE News, 2021. TikTok, Youtube and Snapchat questioned on child safety by US lawmakers. [online] Available at: <https://www.rte.ie/news/world/2021/1026/1256045-social-media/> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Blog

    Top 100: The Most Visited Websites in the US

    2021 - Semrush Blog

    In-text: (Top 100: The Most Visited Websites in the US, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Semrush Blog, 2021. Top 100: The Most Visited Websites in the US. Available at: <https://www.semrush.com/blog/most-visited-websites/> [Accessed 19 November 2021].

  • Website

    Smith, A., Toor, S. and Van Kessel, P.

    Many Turn to YouTube for Children's Content, News, How-To Lessons

    2018 - Pew Research Center

    In-text: (Smith, Toor and Van Kessel, 2018)

    Your Bibliography: Smith, A., Toor, S. and Van Kessel, P., 2018. Many Turn to YouTube for Children's Content, News, How-To Lessons. [online] Pew Research Center: Internet, Science & Tech. Available at: <https://www.pewresearch.org/internet/2018/11/07/many-turn-to-youtube-for-childrens-content-news-how-to-lessons/> [Accessed 16 November 2021].

  • Newspaper

    Sorkin, A. R. and Peters, J. W.

    Google to Acquire YouTube for $1.65 Billion

    2006 - The New York Times

    In-text: (Sorkin and Peters, 2006)

    Your Bibliography: Sorkin, A. and Peters, J., 2006. Google to Acquire YouTube for $1.65 Billion. The New York Times, [online] Available at: <https://www.nytimes.com/2006/10/09/business/09cnd-deal.html> [Accessed 19 November 2021].

  • Website

    YouTube most subscribed kids content channels 2021 | Statista

    2021

    In-text: (YouTube most subscribed kids content channels 2021 | Statista, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Statista. 2021. YouTube most subscribed kids content channels 2021 | Statista. [online] Available at: <https://www.statista.com/statistics/785626/most-popular-youtube-children-channels-ranked-by-subscribers/> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Website

    Child safety policy - YouTube Help

    2021 - Google

    In-text: (Child safety policy - YouTube Help, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Support.google.com. 2021. Child safety policy - YouTube Help. [online] Available at: <https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/2801999#zippy=> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Website

    Content policies for YouTube Kids - YouTube Kids Parental Guide

    2021 - Google

    In-text: (Content policies for YouTube Kids - YouTube Kids Parental Guide, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Support.google.com. 2021. Content policies for YouTube Kids - YouTube Kids Parental Guide. [online] Available at: <https://support.google.com/youtubekids/answer/10938174?hl=en&ref_topic=6130504#zippy=> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Website

    Important information for grownups about YouTube Kids - YouTube Kids Parental Guide

    2021 - Google

    In-text: (Important information for grownups about YouTube Kids - YouTube Kids Parental Guide, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Support.google.com. 2021. Important information for grownups about YouTube Kids - YouTube Kids Parental Guide. [online] Available at: <https://support.google.com/youtubekids/answer/6130561?hl=en&ref_topic=6130504#zippy=%2Chow-are-videos-available-in-youtube-kids-selected> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Journal

    Tahir, R., Ahmed, F., Saeed, H., Ali, S., Zaffar, F. and Wilson, C.

    Bringing the kid back into YouTube kids

    2019 - Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining

    In-text: (Tahir et al., 2019)

    Your Bibliography: Tahir, R., Ahmed, F., Saeed, H., Ali, S., Zaffar, F. and Wilson, C., 2019. Bringing the kid back into YouTube kids. Proceedings of the 2019 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining, [online] pp.464- 469. Available at: <https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/abstract/document/9073060> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Website

    Google Transparency Report

    2021 - Google

    In-text: (Google Transparency Report, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Transparencyreport.google.com. 2021. Google Transparency Report. [online] Available at: <https://transparencyreport.google.com/youtube-policy/removals?hl=en> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Website

    Google Transparency Report- Child Safety

    2021 - Google

    In-text: (Google Transparency Report- Child Safety, 2021)

    Your Bibliography: Transparencyreport.google.com. 2021. Google Transparency Report- Child Safety. [online] Available at: <https://transparencyreport.google.com/youtube-policy/featured-policies/child-safety?hl=en> [Accessed 15 November 2021].

  • Press release

    YouTube

    We want to clear something up regarding the Momo Challenge

    2019

    In-text: (YouTube, 2019)

    Your Bibliography: YouTube, 2019. We want to clear something up regarding the Momo Challenge. [online] Available at: <https://twitter.com/YouTube/status/1100820993671495680> [Accessed 16 November 2021].

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