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Keeping Your Child Safe Online by Spying

by Barbara J. Feldman May 11, 2009

Many children know more about the Internet than their parents do. They are easily able to navigate their way online and this can open up a whole new world for them. Children can make new friends, communicate with current friends, and play games. While this can be a great opportunity, the Internet can also be […]

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Using Built-In Computer Parental Controls to Supervise Online Activity

by Barbara J. Feldman May 11, 2009

Computers are now even more helpful to parents who are trying to keep their children safe while they spend time online. Macs and PCs have parental controls that are actually built into their operating systems. The newer operating systems, Mac OS X Leopard and Windows Vista, give parents even more control than any other system […]

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Using Software to Supervise Your Child Online

by Barbara J. Feldman May 11, 2009

Some people may argue that spying on children online is not a good way to promote a healthy parent and child relationship, especially when it comes to trust. While this may be somewhat true, most parents believe that they have the responsibility to keep their children safe. Since children spend a lot of time online, […]

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Ways Your Child May Hide Friends on MySpace

by Barbara J. Feldman May 6, 2009

Using MySpace has become one of the most popular social networking sites among teens to socialize and find friendship. There’s no need to meet friends in the mall or spend time at the movies anymore. Most teens can be found at home behind their computers networking with the hundreds of other teens found on MySpace. […]

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How to Hide Friends on MySpace

by Barbara J. Feldman May 5, 2009

MySpace has become one of, if not the most popular place for teens and tweens to socialize these days. Forget about going to the mall or hanging out at the ice cream parlor. MySpace has its users addicted. There are millions of teenagers (among others) that use MySpace daily and have learned the tricks of […]

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Steps for Hiding Friends on MySpace

by Barbara J. Feldman May 4, 2009

Social networking has become one of the most popular ways for teens, college students, and even parents to find old and new friends. And while most that use social networking sites like Facebook or MySpace are innocent and obey the rules of engagement, there are some users that abuse the system and are a danger […]

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