Posts Tagged 'social networking'
Unfortunately in today’s world, scammers are coming at us from all angles to try and trick us to get us to part with our hard earned money. We all need to be vigilant in protecting ourselves online. If you aren’t paying attention—even if you know what to look for—they can get you. There are numerous […]
We all know that kids love to play pranks – it is just part of childhood. Whether it is whoopee cushions, switching the salt and the sugar or good old plastic spiders, harmless pranks can be fun and actually a good way of teaching kids resilience. But unfortunately, when kids take jokes online it is […]
The death of Australian celebrity and fashionista Charlotte Dawson this week is nothing short of gut-wrenching. Charlotte’s battle with depression and online bullying was truly heartbreaking. In 2012, she decided to wage war against her Twitter trolls but then attempted suicide after naming and shaming a Twitter user who had brutally told her to ‘hang […]
I love writing about Internet Safety because I love kids and empowering families to navigate—and prevail—in today’s digital culture. But what I really love is when a parent pulls me aside in the grocery store or at a school event and passionately (and sometimes tearfully) shares about an online issue going on in their family. […]
First, let me begin with the fact that I love apps. In fact, I am probably addicted to them. I frequent the app store like a chef frequents the produce aisle. I look for apps to help me be more efficient in my work, apps to get healthy, and apps that inspire and challenge me […]