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PRESS RELEASES

10.52015

Savvy Cyber Kids Brings the Super Run Atlanta Back for National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2015

Savvy Cyber Kids, a 501(c)3 nonprofit based in Atlanta, GA, is proud to host The Super Run Atlanta on October 31, 2015, at Brook Run Park in Dunwoody, GA. Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/05/2015 --"In recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month and in support of Savvy Cyber Kids, we are proud to bring The Super Run Atlanta back for our second year," said Ben Halpert, Founder and President of Savvy Cyber Kids. "The Super Run Atlanta allows us to bring our organizational mission of enabling youth to be empowered with technology by providing age appropriate resources and education [...]

2.202015

Savvy Cyber Kids Is Proud to Be a Non-Profit Partner of Beyond Goody Bag

Atlanta, GA -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/20/2015 -- Savvy Cyber Kids, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, is proud to be selected as a non-profit partner of Beyond Goody Bag. "Beyond Goody Bag was started to bring meaning to party favors," said Ben Halpert, Founder of Savvy Cyber Kids. "We are excited to be a partner charity for virtual goody bag gifts where kids can make meaningful and impactful decisions on donating a portion of their gift and receive something for themselves." Beyond Goody bag aims to make the world a better place one party favor at a time. Its mission is to raise [...]

10.222014

Are You Raising Digital Natives or Digital Naïves?

Five Tips to Protect Your Child from Digital Dangers A couple gathers their closest friends and family around the table. The couple is excited, nervous, anxious, and full of joy, all at the same time. “We’re expecting!” they yell. Cheers and tears of joy typically follow this pronouncement with congratulatory hugs being shared among guests. What was once a traditional moment to be shared and remembered by all present is a fading tradition for many of today’s young couples. Most of today’s announcements are shared in 140 characters or less, with a short video, or image. Just as technology plays [...]

10.82014

Savvy Cyber Kids Brings Cyber Security Awareness Education to Families while Teaching Technology Balance with The Super Run Atlanta

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids, a 501(c)3 nonprofit based in Atlanta, GA, is proud to host The Super Run Atlanta on October 12, 2014, taking place at Brook Run Park in Dunwoody, GA. “Each year for National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), we look for an innovative way to bring the message of cyber security awareness to families with young children,” said Ben Halpert, Founder and President of Savvy Cyber Kids. “We decided to hold the book launch party for Adventures Beyond the Screen at The Super Run because of the connection with screen-time balance [...]

10.82014

Ionic Security, Inc. celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness Month close to home with non-profit partner Savvy Cyber Kids

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids is excited to announce that Ionic Security Inc., headquartered in Atlanta, GA, is a Presenting Sponsor of The Super Run Atlanta. The Super Run Atlanta is being hosted by Savvy Cyber Kids, an Atlanta based 501(c)3 non-profit, in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2014. "Ionic Security is pleased to support this great event, which ultimately is good news for our kids in the community and beyond, raising awareness about how to be best prepared to manage the challenges of being online in today’s connected world,” said Steve [...]

10.82014

Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Georgia Properties celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness Month close to home with non-profit partner Savvy Cyber Kids

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids is excited to announce that Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties, is a Presenting Sponsor of The Super Run Atlanta. The Super Run Atlanta is being hosted by Savvy Cyber Kids, an Atlanta based 501(c)3 non-profit in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2014. “Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties is pleased to be a sponsor of The Super Run Atlanta and help promote National Cyber Security Awareness Month and the important efforts of Savvy Cyber Kids,” said DeAnn Golden, Senior VP & Managing Broker, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties. [...]

10.82014

Digital Guardian celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness Month with non-profit partner Savvy Cyber Kids

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids is excited to announce that Digital Guardian is a Presenting Sponsor of The Super Run Atlanta. The Super Run Atlanta is being hosted by Savvy Cyber Kids, an Atlanta based 501(c)3 non-profit, in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2014. “Digital Guardian is committed to raising awareness around cyber security issues,” said Ken Levine, President and Chief Executive Officer of Digital Guardian. “We feel that this is more important than ever with children gaining access to online tools at younger ages. We’re proud to be a sponsor of [...]

10.82014

McAfee and Mission Critical Systems celebrate National Cyber Security Awareness Month with non-profit partner Savvy Cyber Kids

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids is excited to announce that McAfee and Mission Critical Systems are Presenting Sponsors of The Super Run Atlanta. The Super Run Atlanta is being hosted by Savvy Cyber Kids, an Atlanta based 501(c)3 non-profit, in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2014. “I’ve spoken to hundreds of children through McAfee’s Online Safety for Kids program and always leave the presentations amazed at how technologically savvy today’s generation is,” said Fernando Quintero, VP, Americas Channel Sales & Operations at McAfee. “These kids have grown up with technology and social [...]

10.82014

Savvy Cyber Kids announces online safety education in German, Spanish and French for children 3 to 7 years old at the Frankfurt Book Fair

ATLANTA, Oct. 08 /CSRwire/ - Savvy Cyber Kids announces that the first book in the award-winning Savvy Cyber Kids series, The Savvy Cyber Kids at Home: The Family Gets a Computer, is now available in German, Spanish and French. Stop by The Frankfurt Book Fair and visit The Combined Book Exhibit booth to view all Savvy Cyber Kids books available in print. Cyber Kids mit Köpfchen zuhause: Der neue Computer (German Edition) Text von Ben Halpert, Illustration von Taylor Southerland, Aus dem Amerikanischen von Eva Tabachnikoff Niños Ciber Inteligentes En Casa: La familia recibe una Computadora (Spanish Edition) Escrito Por [...]

3.102014

YouTube Video Filter App for Kids Now Available on iPhone/iPad and Android Devices

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/10/2014 --Savvy Cyber Kids is pleased to announce the release of their first app, YouTube Video Filter for kids on iPhone/iPad and Android. With this latest news Savvy Cyber Kids, which has been hailed as, “An amazing way to teach young kids how to be safe online,” has given parents another great tool to help parents introduce technology in a family friendly way. The Savvy Cyber Kids YouTube Video Filter App is easily accessible as it can be downloaded from Apple’s App Store and via the Android Google Play store. In a perfect world parents [...]