Popular parental controls software brand blocks the word 'gay' in its dangerous keyword list.
ChatRoulette.com is the latest fad to hit the social media list, but this one is a bit different and a lot less secure than your usual Twitter or Facebook. Chat Roulette is a video chatting website where a user simply goes on and presses ‘Play’ to begin chatting with random strangers. Don’t like what you see? Simply click ‘Next’ until you see a face (or whatever other body part appears) you are willing to chat with.
Just when you thought it couldn't get any crazier...
By setting these controls, you can stops other users (like your pesky friends) from changing the Safety Mode settings of that particular browser. So once Safety Mode is locked, it will remain on even after you sign out. Click through to see how it works.
Do you share too much info online? Discover the realm of online safety and help a friend.
For teens, finding and befriending teachers on Facebook is no big deal. Many teachers, however, discourage teacher-student interaction online completely or instruct students to hold off sending any friends requests until they graduate. What is right?
How your email identifies legitimate messages..bring on nerds and mathematics.
When it comes to the online surfing, should you entrust your child with a computer and unrestricted Internet access after you’ve laid out the do’s and dont’s of Internet safety? Probably not – hence the invention of parental controls.
Here's a hint, it's hacktastic
Though the holiday season is upon us, cheer isn’t the only thing you’ll find this time of year, especially on the Internet. Here’s a Q&A to help understand the dangers of hate 2.0 on the web, so you can stay safe online year-round.
What are your Facebook photos saying about you?
This phenomenon is called “sexting” (an amalgam of “sex” and “texting”) and here's how it could ruin your life...
Malware, viruses, fraud, ID theft is coming to a smartphone near you, whether you're ready or not.
Do you really know who you're talking to online?
Some of these violations are all too common – a simple oversight of trifling proportions or an infraction with no ill intent whatsoever. While some could land you just a wallet-thinning fine, others could earn you jail time and a criminal record.
A sign that you need a hobby
Psychological and physical signs you're addicted to the interporn...I mean internet.
Who's to blame when kids are accessing 'hard core' pornography?
Say goodbye to your local library and hello to ebook readers all around.