When the Internet first came on the scene way back when, most of us were amazed at the way the new technology would bring so many people and ideas together. We may not have considered that having the Internet in your home was a bit like having an open house party where anyone could come wandering in.
Most of us have had at least one creepy encounter online, or have stumbled upon material that was offensive or upsetting. As adults, we... Read More
Whether it's an April shower, a sick day or just a quiet day indoors, things can get boring pretty fast. If you don't want your kids to veg out in front of the TV for hours, then arts and crafts can provide a great diversion. But don't run to the store for an armload of coloring books and activities. Fun, fabulous and engaging games, crafts, coloring sheets and much more can be found with just a click of the computer mouse. Tailor... Read More
From Facebook to MySpace, it seems the users are getting smaller and the problems are getting bigger. Although many social networking sites have a minimum age requirement of 13, children often disregard the age limitations altogether. Or they seek out sites that are geared more toward their demographics, but are those really any better? According to a survey conducted by Ofcom, 49 percent of children between the ages of 8 and 17 had... Read More