Category Archives: internet privacy

Anonymous – Quest to Provide the World with Free Information.

Anonymous and WikiLeaks are very similar as both groups are information activisits. While Information was obtained by Anonymous as in the case of the Syria email leaks, WikiLeaks was the one to publish it, without revealing the affiliation, but rightly … Continue reading

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Facebook pushing limits of privacy.

We’ve known Facebook has been struggling to figure out how to compete in the mobile market. Everyone knows that their mobile interface isn’t as good as it can be and a lot of investors are concerned that there are no … Continue reading

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Twitter Against Bullying

In the technology age, where everyone is protected behind a computer, it becomes easier for hate speech to escalate and cause harm and destruction.  Dick Costolo, Twitter chief executive wants to protect freedom of speech, which is what Twitter is … Continue reading

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Let’s be Smart with our Smartphones – Ways to make it harder for Cyber Fraud.

This week is National Cyber Security Week in Australia and Paypal surveyed 12 million Australian smartphone users who use their phone to browse and shop to see how secure they were being with their smartpohones The results are shocking!  Many … Continue reading

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Facebook to be Taken Down by Anonymous?

Anonymous, the notorious ‘hackivist’ group, has recently claimed that they plan to take down Facebook on Guy Fawkes Day, November 5th, ‘V for Vendetta’ style.  Anonymous believes that Facebook has and continues to misuse their power with Facebook user’s private … Continue reading

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More Narcissist Teens Due to Social Media

Larry Rosen, a professor of psychology at California State University and the author of “Rewired: Understanding the iGeneration and The Way They Learn has developed research that points to social media has potential to cause narcissist problems in teens and … Continue reading

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National Cyber Security Awareness Week

This week is the National Cyber Security Awareness. It is aimed to raise awareness to consumers that they need to be smarter about keeping track of their “digital footprint” and cautious about sharing personal information online in order to avoid … Continue reading

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