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Communication Technologies

Although new communication technologies are being released all the time, below is a basic list of the types of technologies and how they work.

These communication technologies are generally positive in nature and provide further options for connecting people and friends through networks. However they can contribute towards violence - both unintentionally and intentionally. Parents should discuss the use of communications technology regularly with their children.

It is important for parents to know who their child talks to online and find out if they ever speak with strangers.

The Queensland Police Service Surf Safely External Link webpage has some more tips for staying safe while surfing the net.

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