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Teens, Sexting & Punishment? What do you think?

Let’s talk cellphones, sexting and teens. There is a lot in the media about sexting. Every topic from teens committing suicide over sexting issues, to adults sharing inappropriate visuals with youths. But, here’s my question, when sexting remains between youths only, what does it mean and who’s the more responsible or accountable party, the sender [...]

APP Chat & More: Smartphones, Apps and Access!

      Instead of choosing an app to give an overview of, I thought a discussion for parents and the ways children use smartphones might be equally helpful especially since news and statistics are forever floating around about which phones are the best, which apps are most popular, who’s sexting whom and cybersecurity is [...]

App Chat – Snapchat, Are Your Kids On It?

        Parents, its been in the news and the buzz is that Snapchat can be used by teens to aid in private sexting sessions. Available in the Apple App store and on Google play, Snapchat is available for Android and iOS devices and is an image sharing app where images can be [...]

ImageVision’s software aims to keep kids’ smartphones safe

Dallas Business Journal: Feb 8, 2013, 5:00am CST ImageVision’s software aims to keep kids’ smartphones safe photo by Jake Dean ‘Parents seem to be more comfortable in giving their car keys to a 16-year-old than giving them a smartphone,’ says ImageVision co-founder Mitch Butler.  By Ghianda Becerril, Staff Writer About five years ago, Mitch Butler, co-founder [...]

App Chat: Are Your kids on Skype?

This week’s App Chat is focused on the Skype application. Again, because I am an iphone user, my experiences with the Skype application are based on how I explored the app through my smartphone and then I visited the online version as using a smartphone, subscribers to Skype can contact anyone with the app phone [...]

Updates in EyeGuardian!

Hello EyeGuardian Friends!   As promised we have some new and updated features to help sort the content that gets shared on your child’s Facebook page.   Previously, we scanned and showed you all of the content related to your child’s Facebook account on the same report, only to be separated by Suspect content or [...]

The Psychology of Social Networking!

Great infographic produced by PsychologyDegree.net and published by Dreamgrow.com has some amazing statistics about digital social sharing!   1 out of every 8 people on Earth has a Facebook page and 9 out of 10 Americans think people share too much!   What do you think? Here’s your chance to chime in, visit our Facebook [...]

Make a pact!

Although the rules of Facebook are to be a minimum of 13 yrs of age before owning an account, we all know the truth. Kiddos are signing up at any age if they have access to the site and they are coming across just about any content. If millions of Facebook subscribers aren’t even aware [...]

Are You One of The 59 Million?

If social networking was designed to keep people informed about the comings and goings in one’s life, then it’s no surprise that just about everything is being shared. For instance, on Facebook, kids can follow their favorite pop stars to the next event, find out when their own school is planning a city-wide pep rally [...]

Social Networking is Physical/Mental/Emotional

Do you feel the need to constantly check your Facebook page?  People are spending countless hours on social media websites and it seems there is a scientific reason for it! According to PCMag.com writer Leslie Horn in Study Finds Chemical Reason Behond Facebook ‘Addiction’, researchers identified both psychophysiological and physical responses of people who are [...]