On the wire – Digital citizen update

On the wire today we have a focus on digital citizenship, and a little on a global project


1. Facebook privacy settings http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/facebooks-privacy-settings-a-complete-guide/

This week seems to have had a number of digital citizenship articles in the various online news sites that I subscribe to:

So its appropriate to look at some advice from Make use of http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/facebooks-privacy-settings-a-complete-guide/ and stuff’s how to avoid internet fraud - http://t.co/BqMnvKKw

2. Unfortunate truth about child pornography and the internet http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/unfortunate-truths-about-child-pornography-and-the-internet-feature/

Another interesting feature on make use of. Its disturbing and at times alarming, but there is a need for awareness and balanced responce. Also check out the article from the university of new hampshire – http://www.unh.edu/ccrc/pdf/CV269_Child%20Porn%20Possession%20Bulletin_4-13-12.pdf

3. 8 Good tech habits to adopt right nowhttp://mashable.com/2013/01/08/good-tech-habits/

This is in a slightly lighter vein, but is offering good solid advice that would save most people a degree of heart ache and stress – especially the back up you device regularly part.

4. 1 face watch fundraising  http://1facewatch.com/

I like this site, select the cause you want to support, buy the watch that suits you while making a difference. Check out how much of a difference you have made and the different causes which include:

  • AIDS – keep a child alive
  • HUNGER – one days wages
  • CANCER – the american cancer society
  • ENVIRONMENT – the adventure project
  • WATER – charity water
  • BREAST CANCER – National breast cancer

Source: http://1facewatch.com/skin/frontend/default/oneface/images/metrics.gif



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