Seven Steps for a Safer Social Media

From Club Penguin to Facebook, from Whatsapp to Snapchat, from Twitter to Instagram, the ever-increasing presence of social media networks in children’s lives has removed the barrier between a young person’s public and private self. Social media is no longer a way of life for them- it’s life itself! Gaining access to social media sites […]

Smartly “Phone-Free”

Believe it or not the close knit relationship that you share with your smartphone and other electronic devices has changed the way you view and interact with the world. Let’s face facts – most of us are constantly logged in! Recent studies reveal that 44 percent cell phone users sleep with their phones next to […]

YOUR DIGITAL FOOTPRINT – It counts!

Your online reputation is as important as your offline reputation because your online posts tell the world who you are! You may not realize it, but every time you use the internet you leave a trail of your digital footprints. Whatever you post online, the websites that you visit the videos/music that you download and […]

Smart Ways to Deal with Online Identity Theft

You have bullies in the real world and bullies in cyber space. While the real world bully can be identified with no trouble, the cyber bully has no persona and cannot be easily tracked down. So it is up to you to ‘Be Safe in Cyberspace’. Did your friends just inform you of the existence […]