About the Author
is an analyst, children's advocate, and journalist who has worked in media since 1980--in print and radio and on TV and the Web. In January 1999, she launched Tech Parenting Group, which publishes NetFamilyNews, the digital "community newspaper" of the tech-parenting and online-safety community. Larry Magid's Web site SafeKids.com is quite probably the world's best-known Internet safety resource. Larr y Magid
is the author of the earliest and most widely circulated Internet safety guide, Child Safety on the Information Highway
, published in 1994 by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Larry is also a journalist and commentator on technology matters.