You are not alone in trying to figure out whether news is real or fake—a recent study found that that a lot of teens have trouble telling the difference between … read more
Articles Tagged: internet safety
Media and technology are everywhere, and most of us use some form of it every day without even thinking about it. We use it for homework, to keep in touch … read more
One of the best ways to help ensure your privacy while using social media is to really know how the site or app works–watch their quick video tutorials, look at … read more
Many people know that identity theft is a national problem. However, did you know that identity theft is more common among kids, teenagers, and college students than any other age … read more
I’m 19 and going off to college in the fall. A bunch of my friends are on Tinder and I am too. But I have not met with anyone and … read more
It is hard to let parents into your social media life, especially when they change from less restrictive to more restrictive rules. Your mom probably made the decision because she … read more
The Basics What is a URL? URL stands for “uniform resource locator.” You can think of it as a website’s “address,” and it is often called a website, web page, … read more
The internet is a major source of information about health, but just because the information is published online doesn’t mean that it’s reliable. Sometimes a website that looks trustworthy is based on … read more
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Online social networks (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.) are a fun way to keep in touch with friends and family, but if you’re having trouble logging off, there’s a good chance you’re spending way too much time on them. Take our quiz to find out if you should be concerned.