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The 7 Super Errors of the web

How many selfies do we take each day? How many posts do we publish on Facebook and how many hours do we spend chatting on WhatsApp? The site Connected Generations has listed the 7 most common mistakes we make online. These are bad digital habits, to which they were given – with great imagination and…
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Five Android Applications for Parental Control

The internet is a whole new world to discover. In times such as these, when the overload of information to which we are exposed is overwhelming, and when many criminals take advantage of any naivety or knowledge gaps, one’s child can suddenly come accross content that is inappropriate for his age and life. For this…
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#tengotunúmero: A Spanish Campaign on the Risks of WhatsApp

The Spanish organization Alia 2 was founded to defend the rights of minors on the Internet and to promote its safe and responsible use. Alia 2 recently launched a savvy social media campaign #tengotunúmero [# I have your number]. The goal is to raise awareness among parents about their children’s social networks, and particularly WhatsApp.…
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Minors & Internet: Education Needed

Mothers and fathers worrry more and more for the many hours their children spend on the Internet . A parent of two claimed to have experienced anxiety over the possibility of her children encountering inappropriate or sexually explicit content while surfing the Web. The data is seen in a recent study conducted by the Kasperky…
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Online Gaming: the 4 main threats

A recent report from Kaspersky Lab, one of the worlds largest companies in information security solutions and antivirus software, identified a number of threats and dangers for those who love to play online, in particular from their smartphones and tablets. Regardless of any habits and precautions taken, it is very important to know the risks…
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Social networks and depression: link shown with scientific research

Social networks and depression: an increase in unhappiness for young Americans Recent research by the University of Pittsburgh on the use of social networks by young Americans between 19 and 32 years old, gave scientific support to what until now has always been suspected. Excessive use of social networks can be addictive and cause depression…
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