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Family photo sharing

July 10, 2008 // 0 Comments

At the risk of stating the obvious, digital photography is one of the great revolutions of our time. By eliminating the cost of film and developing-and making cameras [...]

Training wheels for social networks

July 10, 2008 // 1 Comment

I think of sites like Club Penguin and ZooKazoo as social networks on training wheels. These sites, generally aimed at kids between about six and 12 (Penguin goes up to 14 [...]

JuicyCampus is a haven for cyberbullies

March 24, 2008 // 0 Comments

LIMITS OF FREE SPEECH ARE TESTED BY WEB SITE’S HURTFUL, HATEFUL POSTS By Larry Magid San Jose Mercury News The online gossip site carries this slogan: [...]

Signs of Net Adiction

March 20, 2008 // 0 Comments

by Anne Collier NetFamilyNews Last year a person who works for a psychiatric hospital and specializes in adolescent care posted in our forum at asking if [...]

No Easy Solution for Imposter Profiles

March 20, 2008 // 0 Comments

by Anne Collier Imposter profiles are one form of cyberbullying or online harassment certainly not restricted to youth. Tweens, teens, and adults create [...]

Safety Myths and Web 2.0

March 18, 2008 // 0 Comments

Kids today live in an interactive “Web 2.0” world where they socialize, post photographs and videos and share common experiences with friends, friends of friends [...]
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