Internet Safety

In wake of ‘WannaCry’ attacks, UN cybersecurity expert discusses Internet safety

19 May 2017 – A United Nations cybersecurity expert says that cybercrime is ultimately preventable, and that the internet – even the hidden so-called …

Cybersecurity

Millennials waste five hours a day doing this one thing

Millennials are reportedly eating a lot of avocado toast or, at least, eating out. They’re also taking photos of that food, texting while dining and, …

Pew Research Center

Italy unanimously passes anti-trolling law to protect children from online abuse

The new law will make it illegal for anyone to subject a child to cyber harassment.<p>A new bill has been passed in Italy to stop trolls targeting …

Italy

Online activity a threat to young people's health - WHO

A new report from the World Health Organization has suggested that a dramatic rise in the use of computers and social media is wreaking havoc on the …

News (Ireland)

Italy passes law to fight cyber bullying

ROME (Reuters) - The Italian parliament on Wednesday passed a long-awaited law intended to tackle online bullying of children after several high-profile cases in which victims have committed suicide.<p>In a rare show of unity, the Chamber of Deputies passed the law with 432 votes in favor and just one …

Italy

Home - Rubica

Your personal cyber ops team: Full-service security to keep you and your family safe and private in the digital world<p>Rubica’s secure, private network …

5 quick tips for online safety

The internet can be a threatening place. Follow these tips and stay safe out there.

Tech Industry

The 5 Most Common Types Of Adult Bullying

<b>Five types of bullying tactics.</b><p><i>“Some people try to be tall by cutting off the heads of others.”</i> —Paramahansa Yogananda<p>The American Psychological …

Psychology

What's up with Melania Trump's cyber bullying campaign? It's 'a work in progress'

CLOSE<p>Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>Melania Trump is less involved than some women of FLOTUS past.<p>Melania Trump, America's historic first lady, pledged before the …

Donald Trump

Taking internet naming and shaming too far

CHESS is a cultured game requiring unparalleled skills in strategic thinking. It is a favoured pastime, sometimes an obsession, among the …

Censorship

Family STEAM night: ArtBots

Click to view links to 100+ of my STEAM art lessons here<p>Art of Ed Interview on STEAM<p>Read our School Arts Article April 2016 for an iPad lesson<p>Read …

Teaching

A Mom Faked a Letter From the Government to Teach Her Daughter a Lesson About Internet Safety

When her daughter broke a house rule on internet safety, a mom got creative to teach her a lesson.A Mom Faked a Letter From the Government to Teach …

Parenting

How 1 Clever Mom Taught Her 7-Year-Old a Serious Lesson in Online Safety

Despite only being 7 years old, Sue Samad's little girl had a serious confession to make. After her iPad time was over and she was tucked into bed, the child came downstairs crying that she needed to tell the truth: she broke the house rules and had been chatting with gaming people online.<p>The …

Parenting

School bullying may be on the decline

Shares 0<p>Good news if you have school-age children or are apprehensive about your little one starting school: Bullying – including the …

Parenting

Instagram Does Not Allow Equality For LGBTQ Users

It is not uncommon these days to hear of an Instagram account that was deactivated or unfairly removed. We have learned that Instagram does not investigate pictures or accounts that get removed; it is based on an algorithm and bot from a number of reports that deem the account to be either …

Cirque du Soleil

Pentagon, Congress accused of not caring about sexual harassment and cyber bullying in military

About two months after a sexual harassment and cyber bullying scandal first rocked the Marine Corps, those issues continued to buffet the service …

Veterans

Children want social media sites to protect them from pornography and cyber bullying, NSPCC report warns

Four out of five children want Facebook and other social media sites to protect them from pornography and bullying, an NSPCC report has warned.<p>The charity said that from the 1,696 children and young people surveyed, the majority - 1,380 - felt that companies are currently not doing enough to …

Social Media

Australia' Smart meter leaders lag in securing devices

Default passwords, unpatched firmware, unencrypted traffic: according to a report from a Canberra University research organisation, Australia's smart …

Smart Meter

Are You Being Cyber Bullied? Here’s What You Can Do About It

Recently, I met my friends from school and we got talking about how the extensive use of internet has affected us all. As it turns out, the ancient …

Social Media

Microsoft selects 15 US teens for inaugural Council for Digital Good - Microsoft on the Issues

It’s official: selections have been made for Microsoft’s inaugural Council for Digital Good! We are eager to welcome 15 teens from across the U.S. to …

Microsoft

Let there be WiFi! Life in the age of connectivity

Can’t sleep?<p>Maybe you’re watching Netflix too late into the evening. The light from your tablet can keep you awake.<p>So can the glow from smartphones, …

Internet of Things

Minor girls are the most common target of cyber bullying, say police and experts

Most online harassment cases concern children and young adults with little knowledge of legal recourses available to them.<p>Last week, an Indian …

India

YouTube to offer fake news workshops to teenagers

<b>YouTube is launching a new campaign to tackle internet safety and issues around fake news, the video streaming site has announced.</b><p>The company says it will put on workshops aimed at 13 to 18-year-olds in cities across the UK.<p>The plans, promoted as part of Internet Citizens day, also aim to raise …

Fake News

4 critical points to consider when receiving cybersecurity and privacy advice

Researchers find a telling relationship between who gives online privacy and cybersecurity advice and the number of internet-based security incidents …

Cybersecurity

Watch The New Vukovi Video, Weirdo

<b>Vukovi are premiering their new video, Weirdo, exclusively with Kerrang!</b><p>Weirdo is the latest track to be lifted from the band’s self-titled debut …

Festivals

Gary V daughter cyberbullied after making anti-bullying stand

A post shared by Kiana Valenciano 🌙 (@kianavee) on Mar 7, 2017 at 8:42pm PST<p>Kiana Valenciano has found herself a share of the spotlight after …

Philippines

I am an adolescent psychologist — and here are 13 valuable lessons I hope you’ll learn from “13 Reasons Why”

I am a child and adolescent psychologist from Panama. As a psychologist, I found Netflix’s original series <i>13 Reasons Why</i> to be engaging, instructive, …

Gender

WATCH: Keys addresses cyber bullying

In a TenniStory presented by Tennis Express, Keys steps up her campaign against online hate. (AP Photo)<p>Madison Keys is on a mission against social …

Tennis

Government partners with Google for consumer awareness on internet safety

The government said it has collaborated with Google India for raising awareness about internet safety among consumers.<p>In a written reply to Rajya …

Technology (India)

White House Releases Melania Trump’s First Official Portrait

The White House released first lady Melania Trump's first official portrait on Monday. According to a statement accompanying the release, the photo was "taken in her new residence at the White House."<p>Trump's official White House biography celebrates her years as a model and her charitable …

Donald Trump