Shut Up or Get Out: PA City Punishes Domestic Violence Victims Who Call the Police
Last year in Norristown, Pa., Lakisha Briggs' boyfriend physically assaulted her, and the police arrested him. But in a cruel turn of events, a police officer then told Ms. Briggs, "You are on three
Online privacy fears are real
The Net’s threat to personal privacy can’t be dismissed as mere paranoia. There are a lot more people tracking you than you think. “We as consumers don’t have any knowledge of what really goes on out there,” one privacy advocate says. By Bob Sullivan.
The Curious Case of Internet Privacy
Free services in exchange for personal information. That’s the “privacy bargain” we all strike on the Web. It could be the worst deal ever.
Digital Citizenship Curriculum | Common Sense Education
Research-backed digital citizenship lesson plans help schools navigate timely topics, such as cyberbullying, online safety, privacy, and media literacy.
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1984 is a classic novel written by George Orwell. Published in 1949, the story centers around a dystopian society and its all-seeing "Big Brother."
6 Reasons to Upgrade to RebelMouse from WordPress
The huge gap between current CMS offerings and what the world needed occurred to me during my time as CTO of The Huffington Post. When we were acquired by AOL in 2011, I inherited 53 properties built on dozens of different content management systems. It wasn't long after that I soon realized they we...
The threat to Internet privacy
This week, the United States, Canada, and the 27 countries in the European Union "celebrated" Internet Privacy Day. However, it seems there is little to really celebrate; the past few years have given rise to the largest increase in electronic wiretapping our nation has seen. To be sure, access to information is important for fighting crime and terrorism. However, because the major laws that govern Internet privacy were written in 1986, they fail to protect the modern-day security needs of…
The Complete Guide to Internet Privacy - Nature and Environment - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Jim Aspinwall provides a guide to internet privacy, including internet connection basics, staying updated, protecting children online and family ISPs.