Kids have a new (and hopefully safe) place to hang out on the Internet. Kazaana, a developer formerly known as PixyKids, launches its newest social media platform into open beta today.
Disney will be spending £3 million on an Internet safety campaign for Club Penguin, an online game designed for young audiences.
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Teen-focused online social hub Habbo now faces possible action from the European Commission (the executive division of the European Union) due to allegations of unmoderated sexual chats in the virtual game space.
Venture capital firm Balderton has pulled support for Habbo, an online social game targeted toward younger audiences, after allegations that pornographic chatting was taking place in the title's virtual world.
Grand Cru is announcing today it has raised $2 million in seed funding to build a kids online adventure game called Supernauts.
The company is entering a crowded field, but Grand Cru chief executive Markus Pasula said in an interview …