Oh, What a Tangled Web….

By Amy Imagine that you meet someone online. You get a Facebook message from someone who’s a friend of a friend. Maybe you glance through their profile: went to the same high school your cousin went to, has a nice job, and good looking to boot! You chat with them, get to know them. Every … Continue reading Oh, What a Tangled Web….

STOP. THINK. CONNECT.

By John We lead Web-based, digital lives. From personal computers, smartphones, and tablets, e-book readers, to working, shopping, and social networking, virtually every aspect of our lives touches the digital world. Even when we are not directly connected to the Internet, this vast worldwide connection of computers, data, and websites supports our everyday lives through … Continue reading STOP. THINK. CONNECT.

Cyber Ethics…

By John With the explosion of social networking and the ubiquitous sharing and posting of so much information online, the way we communicate has forever changed.  As such, we should be ensuring that we and our fellow compadres understand our responsibilities for conduct online.  Of which an important component of that is Cyber Ethics.  Cyber … Continue reading Cyber Ethics…

Taking care of business…

By John It’s been almost a month now, since you got that awesome new home computer for Christmas and it’s beginning to act a little sluggish and not quite so awesome. So what’s the deal? I need to maintain my home computer? As with most types of equipment, you must perform periodic maintenance on your … Continue reading Taking care of business…

‘Tis the season for…

By John The holiday season is upon us!  If you’re like me you’ll wind up doing most of your shopping within the next few weeks and will be doing most of it online.  comScore has released a report that online holiday season shopping for 2009 (Nov 1 – Dec 24) rose 5% to $27 Billion … Continue reading ‘Tis the season for…

I’m So Much Cooler Online!

By Don  Thanks to Paisley’s eye-opening docudrama about the world of Internet communications, we now know that people are not always in person who they appear to be online. As Paisley’s drama unfolds, we meet a guy who is short, chubby, mildly asthmatic, who drives a Hyundai, and still lives at home with his parents. … Continue reading I’m So Much Cooler Online!