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Apps are seen on Apple iPhone 5s January 22, 2014 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Brentwood Police Hold School Meeting On Sexting, Bullying After Middle School Girl Forced Into Sex Acts

Online bullying, kids’ access to websites and “sexting” are all topics to be covered by Brentwood police Thursday night at a meeting to remind parents that their kids’ online activity has real-world consequences.

04/03/2014

A man displays an Apple's iPhone 5 smartphone on February 25, 2014 in the French northern city of Lille. Apple said on February 24, 2014 it was developing a security fix for its Mac OS X computer operating system after a patch released for its iPhones and iPads to thwart hacker attacks.AFP PHOTO PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

East Bay Middle-Schooler Accused Of Blackmailing Girl For Sex Acts After ‘Sexting’ Photos

Police in Brentwood are investing a case of sexting after a boy allegedly forced a girl to perform sex acts after receiving sexually explicit photos of her on his cellphone.

03/14/2014

Evan Spiegel of Snapchat attends TechCruch Disrupt SF 2013 at San Francisco Design Center on September 9, 2013 in San Francisco. (Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

Snapchat CEO, Ex-Stanford Student Talks About Company’s Growth

Evan Spiegel dropped out of Stanford University in 2012, three classes shy of graduation, to move back to his father’s house and work on Snapchat.

11/01/2013

Anthony Weiner participates with fellow New York City mayoral candidates in the Gay Men's Health Crisis Mayoral Forum on HIV/AIDS on July 23, 2013 in New York City. (John Moore/Getty Images)

Pelosi Lashes Out At Weiner Over Latest Sexting Revelations

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says the behavior of Anthony Weiner is “reprehensible” and “disrespectful of women.”

07/25/2013

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Snapchat’s Bonus Feature Raises Concern

Photo and video-sharing app Snapchat has a bonus feature that kids might love but parents might fear. The app automatically deletes the message seconds after it’s viewed.

05/09/2013

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Sexting Less Widespread Than Originally Thought

A study by the Crimes Against Children Research Center that will appear in the January 2012 issue of Pediatrics shows that sexting among teens happens far less than previously thought.

12/05/2011

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Calif. State Senate Adds ‘Sexting’ To School Infractions

So-called “sexting” would be added to the list of infractions that school officials can cite to expel students under a bill passed by the state Senate.

CBS San Francisco–05/31/2011