Press Coverage U.S. Safer Internet Day


Black Enterprise: Google will give you 2GB of Storage for Security

CBS News: Want a Safer Internet? Here’s How to Start

CBS Radio News Reporters Notebook (1 minute audio): The Safer Internet Day Celebration is Underway (distributed to >600 radio stations)

CBS Radio News Tech Talk: Fighting Online Harassment, Cyberbullying & Hate Speech

CCM: Safer Internet Day Takes on Bullies

CNET: On Safer Internet Day, Adults Ask Teens for Help (the featured story of the day)

Comcast: Supporting Safer Internet Day

Examiner: Safer Internet Day 2016 Safer Internet Day

Fortune: Twitter Is Bringing In Reinforcements to Help Fix its Harassment Problem (for Safer Internet Day)

Future of Privacy Forum: FPF Supports Connect Safely for Safer Internet Day

Gazette Observer: Play your part in Safer Internet Day 2016

Huffington Post: Safer Internet Day Celebrated in Hollywood and Around the Globe

Huffington Post: Play Your Part For Safer Internet Day

Inverse: How to Get 2 Gigabytes of Free Google Drive Space Today

KCBS San Francisco: Afternoon drive tech segment “Celebrate Safer Internet Day” (audio)

Leader call: School to support Safer Internet Day

Microsoft Blog:  Safer Internet Day 2016: The perfect time to take stock of our online habits and practices

National PTA: Play Your Part for a Better Internet

National Cable & Telecommunications Association: Play Your Part in Creating A Better and Safer Internet

Newsfactor: Check Your Google Security, Get 2GB of Free Storage on Safer Internet Day

Next Geekers: Safer Internet Day 2016 being celebrated globally today

San Jose Mercury News: Safer Internet Day Wants All of Us Involved

Smarter Schools: Supporting Student Social Media Use, Safely

Voice Herald: Minister Marks Safer Internet Day

WSIL TV: Safer internet Day: Teens Address Concerns with Social Media Apps

Yahoo Tech: 13 Essential Rules for Staying Safe on the Internet

Young Herald: Detective answers YOUR Questions About Keeping Children Safe Online

Additional radio coverage: Live interviews on the following stations

KCBS San Francisco:  Morning drive live report
KDKA Pittsburgh, PA
KNX Los Angeles
KRLD Dallas
WCBS New York
WBRP Baton Rouge, LA
WTOP Washington DC
WINA Charlottesville, VA
WPTF Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel-Hill


Huffington Post: Safer Internet Day With Sheryl Sandberg, Kamala Harris and the Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr (Huffington Post — also appeared in San Jose Mercury News & other newspapers and sites)

Forbes: Safer Internet Day Features Calif AG Kamala Harris, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg & You

CBS News Tech Talk: Safer Internet Day Celebration Streamed Live From Facebook HQ

This Week in Tech (TWiT) with Leo Laporte (SID conversation starts 3 minutes in)

TechCrunch: Four Reasons Why Millennials Should Care About Safer Internet Day

Yahoo Tech: Watch Safer Internet Day 2015

ABC7 News: Facebook hosts Internet Safety event for Students

KTVU – FOX 2: Attorney General talks about internet safety at Facebook

NBC Bay Area: Facebook, AG Kamala Harris Talk Privacy in Menlo Park

eWeekSafer Internet Day Focuses on Need to Protect Kids, Privacy Online

Sue Scheff Blog: Beyond Bullying: Dealing with Social Cruelty

KCBS Radio (CBS San Francisco): Pre-SID radio segment

MediaPost:, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Yahoo Participate In Safer Internet Day

Jewish Business News: Sheryl Sandberg to Deliver Opening Remarks on ‘Safer Internet Day’

KFBK Radio (CBS Sacramento): Today is Safer Internet Day (interview with Larry Magid)

SF Gate: AG Kamala Harris promises to talk about 2016 Senate run … soon (VIDEO)
Carla Marinucci

San Jose Mercury News: Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, California AG Kamala Harris urge students to combat cyberbullying

KFBK News Radio: John C Kimball High School Students Learn the Importance of Internet Safety

KFGO (Fargo, ND): Larry Magid: Safer Internet Day

Seattlepi: Tech firms defend anonymity amid bullying concerns

Huffington Post: Let’s Choose to Create a Better Internet

Mashable: 5 super easy tips for better online security on Safer Internet Day

Fox 59: Safer Internet Day encourages people to protect themselves online, Microsoft offering free information sessions

Deutsche Welle: On ‘Safer Internet Day,’ the focus is on the spread of violent content

Naked Security: 3 Questions you should be asking on Safer Internet Day

Recombu: Safer Internet Day 2015: 13 percent of kids are constantly bullied online

San Francisco Chronicle: Teens, tech firms talk about creating a safer Internet

Huffington Post Parents: Every Day should be Safer Internet Day

The Almanac: 400-plus pack Facebook conference in Menlo Park on Internet Safety

Golden State Newspapers: Online safety, bullying are everyone’s business

Also, Sheryl Sandberg posted to her nearly 2 million Facebook followers and Attorney General Harris sent out press advisories



Alyssa Milano (2.66 million Twitter followers)

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William Shatner (1.7 million followers) tweeted about One Good Thing Campaign


William Shatner (Wikicommons)

CBS News tweeted about Larry’s Reporters Notebook

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Huffington Post (3.66 million followers tweeted about one of Larry’s SID stories

Screen Shot 2014-02-13 at 11.39.50 AM tweeted the article we secured to its 497K followers

Chuck Schumer also linked to the piece on both his Twitter (79K followers) and Facebook (44K fans) pages – and he tweeted about his experience in real time, which we assume you saw as well.

The Autodesk Student Community posted about Safer Internet Day to both Twitter (75.8K followers) and Facebook (2.2M fans) as a result of our outreach

Influential EdTech and Digital Citizenship blogger Erin Klein shared the news as a result of outreach: