Protecting Your Privacy on Social Networks

Social networks have become one of the principle modes of communication for the millennial youth. However, at the same time, older generations are signing on in order to catch up with old friends and to meet new people. Some do it just to keep track of their kids. No matter what the purpose is for using a social network, such as Facebook, it is important to protect privacy. … [Read more...]

Steps for Hiding Friends on MySpace

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 to your kids. If you have a child or teen that has a profile on … [Read more...]

The Dangers of MySpace

MySpace has over seventy million users around the world. It is safe to say that MySpace is among the most used social networking web sites out there and it continues to grow. MySpace was originally a place for college students to communicate and keep in contact with one another. It is much more than that now, giving teens, students, parents, and even seniors a way to keep in … [Read more...]

Keeping Kids Safe on MySpace

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 on MySpace should be on the top of your priority … [Read more...]

Ruckus over Facebook’s New Terms of Service

Facebook's recent change to their Terms of Service has created a firestorm across the web. The old terms of service said that Facebook could do anything they wanted with your content (subject to your privacy settings) but if you deleted your account all their rights would expire. Now, it seems their rights continue, even after your account is deleted. Are they evil? Or … [Read more...]

How to Use Facebook Privacy Settings

Facebook privacy settings are one of the first things that you need to be sure to adjust right when you set up your account. While on their default settings the privacy options that you have through Facebook are practically non-existent. You must make changes to your settings and make sure that you eliminate the possibility of having your privacy invaded by those who you do … [Read more...]