Posts Tagged 'protecting kids online'

After I gave away my old laptop to my housekeeper, I was happy to see the excitement showcased by her kids as they began to experiment with laptop. Needless to say our dear friend was left completely spellbound. But the joy was short-lived as the laptop soon started facing issues and wouldn’t respond to their […]

More people accidentally die each year while taking selfies than die from shark attacks. Sounds like an urban legend, right? Unfortunately, it’s a fact, according to Mashable. It’s clear your teen knows how to take a selfie but does he or she know how to take a safe selfie? It’s a bigger deal than you might […]

You may not have heard of celebrity Electronic Dance Music (EDM) DJ Armin Van Buuren, but chances are, your music-savvy kids have searched online for the radio personality who has garnered the #1 spot as Intel Security’s 2015 Most Dangerous Celebrities™. According to this year’s ninth annual study (see graphic, right), searching for the latest […]

Listen up parents: live streaming is the latest trend that you need to get your heads around. Not only are there privacy issues that you need to understand so you can keep your kids safe but live streaming may just explain why your Internet usage is spiraling upwards! To ensure we’re are all up to […]

  There’s revived discussion in the halls of Facebook about adding a ‘dislike’ button to the popular social network. In fact, the dislike button is more of a reality than not, according to a recent report in Beta News. While the Facebook team has long noticed the gap in expression options on network (who doesn’t […]