Posts Tagged 'online safety'

Every so often, I have the opportunity to be part of something big—and I don’t just mean large-scale industry events. I’m talking about initiatives for digital safety education, working to create a safer Internet for all. On Friday, May 15, I was invited to attend a surprise assembly hosted by Intel Security and Discovery Education […]

Three new apps mark a new generation of social networking by giving users the ability to live-stream with anyone, anytime, anywhere in the world. So exactly what is live-streaming? It’s simply using your smartphone to transmit video to countless other people in real time. Periscope, Meerkat, and YouNow are three live-streaming apps that allow live-streaming […]

Mother’s Day Role Reversal for Young Techies Remember those times when you frowned and squinted, tongue held between your teeth, as your mom guided your little hand over the cursive letters? Remember how she patiently spent hours teaching you the alphabets and numbers? This Mother’s Day, acknowledge her extraordinary contribution in creating a literate you […]

World Password Day 2015 I know many of us feel overwhelmed by the huge volume of tips on how to keep ourselves safe online. Keeping up to date with current threats, new trends and safe practices can often feel like a full-time commitment.  But if I had to pick the most important online safety strategy […]

Many believe that life is a series of trade-offs. That you actually can’t have it all. You can’t have all the advantages of having children (remind me again!?) and loads of time for yourself. You can’t have a fabulous social weekend and get lots of rest. Well when it comes to online privacy, it appears […]