Spotting Nosy and Predatory Chatters Staying Safe Reporting bad behavior in chat rooms Community Q&A The internet is a place to make new friends. However, you have to be careful and observe carefully to what is being said.After a while, you can recognize if someone is lying or is really becoming a friend.Strangers might give gifts to kids like a webcam to do explicit things online.In the early 80’s, way before the world wide web existed, the French government shipped a 0 terminal to every home with a phone line, and created a service that for decades ran alongside the internet. Producer Carla Green speaks to reporter Jean-Marc Manach, who, in the early 90’s, made a living posing as a woman in sex chat rooms on Minitel. ALEX: I think that you think that you…you’re like a way more popular and sociable and friendly than I am. It’s about the back-in-the-day internet in France, which is, in some ways, very similar to the back-in-the-day internet me and PJ experienced but, in a lot of ways, much weirder. CARLA GREEN: In 1982 France’s national telephone company – France Télécom – decided it was spending too much money printing phonebooks. It was an ungainly, clumsy piece of technology, just a little CRT monitor with a keyboard.
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