Teens and Social Media Challenges Ever wondered why young people take on social media challenges that risk their health and well-being? 🤔 Our research reveals four key motivators: social pressure, the desire for attention, entertainment value, and the contagion effect. Let's raise awareness to make informed choices! 💪 #SocialMediaChallenges ❓What's [...]
Attention Fortnite parents! 🎮 Good news – if your kids made surprise purchases in the game, you might be eligible for a refund! The FTC's $520 million settlement with Epic Games includes $245 million in customer refunds. Check if you qualify and submit your claim by January 17, 2024. Learn [...]
🤝 Building Healthy Connections In today's digital age, cyberbullying is a concern for teens. Research from the University of South Australia suggests that fostering social connections, positive friendships, and belonging can help kids cope with cyberbullying. #Cyberbullying #ParentingTips #OnlineSafety ❓ How do you encourage healthy online interactions with your children? [...]
Let’s Talk Tech 🗣️📲 👏 Our Founder and President, Ben Halpert, shares actionable tips for parents raising kids in today’s world full of technology in this month’s Atlanta Parent magazine! Go to link...
🚨 Beware of Job Scams! If you're on the hunt for a remote job, it's crucial to stay vigilant and protect yourself from scammers preying on your interests. A job offering to "help LGBTQ+ people from home" may sound appealing, but here's the catch: Scammers aim to build trust by [...]
📱 Social Media's Toll on Teachers Teachers like Sari Beth Rosenberg are feeling the strain of managing social media in the classroom. 📚 Shortened attention spans, distractions, and mental health challenges are on the rise. While solutions are debated, teacher burnout remains a pressing issue. Change is needed to support [...]
🚨 MGM Resorts Hit by Cyber Attack 🚨 Las chaos! Guests locked out, Mandalay Bay, Bellagio affected. MGM responds, investigation underway. ATMs down, cash-only restaurants. Impact extends beyond Vegas. Financial data secure. Stay tuned for updates! #MGMCyberAttack #LasVegasLockoutVegas Go to link...
🎮 Call of Duty's AI-Powered Speech Police 🚫 Activision cracks down on 'toxic speech' in Call of Duty with AI. No opt-out for players. Penalties for violators, including cyberbullying. Beta already underway, full rollout soon. Reflects growing trend in online censorship. Your thoughts? 👇 #CallOfDutyAI #OnlineGaming #Censorship Go to link... [...]
Big Tech's Political Ad Shift X (formerly Twitter) allowing political ads again raises concerns about misinformation. But it's not alone. YouTube and Meta have also made policy reversals. This, coupled with AI advancements, poses 2024 challenges. 🤖📰 Are platforms retreating from misinformation control? 🚫📣 Share your thoughts! 👇 #TechPolitics #Misinformation [...]
When it comes to the question of toxicity in video games, there really is little to argue about. It’s all too real. If your child is a gamer, there is no doubt that he or she has witnessed discrimination, harassment and hate of all kinds. And the hate, well, [...]