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Talking to Your Kids About Adware and Spyware

by Barbara J. Feldman December 7, 2009

Kids are on the Internet a lot. They use the Internet for school, for keeping in touch with friends all over the world, and for playing games. Because children use the Internet so often, it is very important for parents to take the time to talk to them about Internet features and Internet safety. This […]

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What is Kidswirl?

by Barbara J. Feldman November 25, 2009

Parents are often concerned with social networking sites and the safety of their children. Online predators prey on young children that are unaware of the dangers of chat rooms and social networking sites. Enter KidSwirl: this social networking site was created to help kids, teens, parents, and others stay safe from online predators. KidSwirl has […]

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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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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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Keeping Kids Safe on MySpace

by Barbara J. Feldman May 2, 2009

MySpace is the web’s largest social networking site in the world. There are over seventy million users; teens, college students, and even seniors. It began as an innocent way for people to connect and stay connected. Today however it is becoming a much more dangerous place for children and young adults. Keeping your kids safe […]

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The Evolution of Cybercrime in Growing Children

by Barbara J. Feldman February 24, 2009

Children are a lot smarter than we always give them credit for. This is especially true when it comes to technological issues. Few could argue that they know more about the Internet, computers or cell phones, than their children do. Changing times have called for an increased awareness in how your kids’ extensive knowledge of […]

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