Analysis: The pros and cons of privacy and data protection laws

The starting point for most privacy and data protection laws is creating a safer environment for all of us and our personal data - but the inevitable overreach often has far-reaching consequences Most privacy and data protection laws have the noble aims of making us and our personal information safer – but overreach in the … Continue reading Analysis: The pros and cons of privacy and data protection laws

Guest post: how to protect your personal data when disposing of computers

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Cassie Phillips is an internet security enthusiast and digi.me blog fan who specialises in cybersecurity and technology and writes at securethoughts.com/express-vpn-review Most people wouldn’t get rid of their credit cards, Social Security cards or even sensitive paper documents by throwing them out or tossing them in the trash. Yet careful souls across the globe continue … Continue reading Guest post: how to protect your personal data when disposing of computers

Guest Post: Social Media Forever Changes The Way We Explore History

Social media forever changes how we explore history.  That statement, while innocent enough, has profound implications for future generations. I grew up learning history from textbooks and memorizing the exploits of explorers like Christopher Columbus, Vasco Nunez de Balboa and Amerigo Vespucci who I remember writing a paper on. I know that today history is taught with a lot more … Continue reading Guest Post: Social Media Forever Changes The Way We Explore History

GUEST BLOG: Social Media and Crime – by Sandra Mills

The following post is a guest blog from Sandra Mills, a freelance write based in Los Angeles. Below, she uses some statistics compiled from sources such as Forbes.com to warn of the dangers surrounding over-sharing on social networks, and what the real-life implications might be if the wrong people are watching. Social Media and Crime … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: Social Media and Crime – by Sandra Mills

GUEST POST: Cyberbullying, Social Media and Teen Suicides – What is Going On? — by Debbie Harris

We're going to take a slight break from the norm here and let someone else take the mic for a song... Debbie Harris is an expert on social media compliance and the law, and she has very kindly allowed us to post this article of hers right here on our blog. Read on... Cyberbullying, Social … Continue reading GUEST POST: Cyberbullying, Social Media and Teen Suicides – What is Going On? — by Debbie Harris