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5 Ways to Protect your Kid’s Phone

Privacy and security go hand in hand. This is especially true with a kid’s mobile phone. Their phone contains lots of personal information that anyone who has access to it can see. In order to keep their information private, kids need to keep their device secure. With kids, the two big security issues are losing…

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Meet social video apps, Socialcam and Viddy

Kids love video. YouTube is the second most visited website right behind Google. The largest demographic watching YouTube are kids under 18. So, it is not surprising that social video apps are some of the fastest growing Facebook apps. This week, I downloaded the two biggest video apps, Viddy and Socialcam. Viddy and Socialcam are part of…

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What is Twitter?

My friends, if they are on a social network, are on Facebook. When I talk with parents, most have little interest in being on Twitter. But, their kids may have a lot of interest. According to a Pew Internet Study, the amount of teens on Twitter has doubled in the last two years.   The…