Cyber Safety

Facebook Focus on Cyberbullying

In an effort to deal with cyber bullying on the platform, Facebook has recently expanded its Safety Center and made more resources available. According to Facebook: [The] mission is to give people the power to share and to make the world more open and connected. We want everyone to feel safe when using Facebook. Bullying

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Technology and Preteens

We know there are different hurdles for every stage of child development, but preteens have a special set of concerns as they straddle the innocence of childhood and their burgeoning maturity. During this transition period it is vital for parents to take measures to protect our children. One way we can achieve this is to

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Cyber Bullying Awareness: Puerto Rico Tops Google Searches

We are very passionate about everything related to Cyber Bullying, which is why we keep a very close eye on Google Searches for the term “CyberBullying”.  And because 2013 is nearing its end and it is time to locate and gather numbers related to Cyber Bullying Statistics 2014, we resorted to Google to understand what

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The Brilliant Work of Think You Know

Children between the ages of 5 and 14. It also provides resources and information for parents, caregivers, teachers, trainers and anyone else in connection with the educational system. The site – and all matter pertaining to it – was founded in 2007 by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre. The goal and mission of

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What Is The Youtube Partner Program?

Youtube is a free online collection of videos uploaded by everyday users all over the world. It is also used by numerous companies to advertise their products and/or services. Many TV shows and movies can also be viewed using the site. It was started by three individuals who quit their jobs with PayPal to pursue

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The Secret to Branding Yourself

Having a great smile and personality is no longer enough when creating a great first impression. So many consumers, employers and others in the world head to the internet to do some research before making a purchase, hiring a new employee and meeting someone for the first time. That is why knowing how to sell

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Defining Obscenity in Today’s World

What do author Henry Miller, contraceptive advocate Margaret Sanger, and Monty Python all have in common? Each, at one point or another in their careers, were subject to their works being banned for Obscenity or offensive content. In the Margaret Sanger case, a New York Court of Appeals judge upheld an earlier lower court ruling that

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The Subtle Power of Text Bullying on Children

Given the digital world today, it’s not surprising that there are distinctions in bullying behavior that occurs online. In the case of text bullying, it is a mean or offensive or even threatening type of communication using TXT or PXT messaging as the delivery method. This often comes across on a person’s smartphone or tablet

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Cyber Safety: Facebook and Real Life, the Struggle

Speaking of Cyber Safety, imagine you opening your Facebook page and the timeline it says Joe is now single and has ended his relationship, while you must on some levels, feel bad for the man, you wonder when he was going to tell you, his girlfriend! Yes it has happened, someone breaks up with someone without

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Cyber Bullying Articles in Canada

Exploring Cyber Bullying Articles in Canada Bullying is a frequent, repeated attempt to destroy another person. It is a very personal attack and can occur at school, at work or in the home. A bully may be someone that you know or can often be a stranger who is impersonating another. Bullies attack because they lack

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