Monthly Archives: December 2011

Facebook NOT an Organized Meeting Spot!!!

I am sure that no one could have imagined that social media sites would turn into a place where teenagers throw morality out the window in exchange for a digital hug, or a meeting place for organized crime. Yet, every day a quick Google news search relays stories about just those types of stories and [...]

E-Gift It!

EyeGuardian for Christmas, the perfect E-gift! With less than a week, perhaps you’re wondering what to get the moms in your soccer car-pool, or maybe the other parents in church group? How about the poker dads out there or your coworkers? Well in a recent hustle and bustle to get things bought, wrapped and placed [...]

Visual Recognition Technology and EyeGuardian for Facebook

EyeGuardian was present for the Federal Trade Commission’s workshop on facial recognition software. Discussed in the workshop were several topics such as facial recognition for advertising, safety and the implications of using it in public places. I have to admit that, the technology showcased was quite impressive. Using facial recognition, companies are able to scan a [...]

“Ugly App” Downloaded 3 Million Times!!

As if it isn’t enough that teens or tweens have the ability to post mean things to one another, about one another and for the purpose of hurting each other, an itunes app has made it even easier for cyberbullying to be shared on Facebook. According to several news stories, the “Ugly Meter App” has [...]