Georgia Considers Bill on Preventing Cyber Bullying

2019-05-20T12:09:31+00:00 June 12, 2019|Blog|

On March 26, Ben Halpert, Savvy Cyber Kids’ founder, gave testimony before Georgia Legislature’s House committee in support of HR 553, which would create a House study committee on cyber-bullying. Ben told state representatives, “Those wishing to cause our children harm now have more effective ways of doing so. The [...]

Sexting Teens

2019-02-08T22:37:52+00:00 May 18, 2019|Blog|

Digital Parents, did you know that sexting, sending a sexually explicit message electronically, via a text, an email or through an app with words, emojis, photos and/or video—is on the rise, especially among teens? According To The Journal Of The American Medical Association 1 In 4 Teens Are Sexting. Experts [...]

Taking Control of Technology For a Healthy You

2019-02-08T22:36:45+00:00 March 28, 2019|Blog|

Technological advancements bring with both the good and the bad. On the positive side, there is no doubt that technology has brought truly awesome advancements to our day-to-day lives. From convenience and efficiency, safety and life-saving features, to entertainment and information, technology has transformed modern-day living. But, viewed more critically, [...]

It’s Halloween 365 Days A Year in Your Digital World: Why We All Need to Cultivate a Digital Persona

2018-10-29T19:19:48+00:00 January 28, 2019|Blog|

It’s a pretty well-known reality, if you show up at someone’s doorstep on Halloween, with no attempt at wearing a costume or something that revels in the spirit of the night, the homeowner is under no obligation to give you candy. The social contract of the evening is wear a [...]

Parent’s, ever hear of the Stan army? Read this, then talk to your kids!

2018-10-29T19:19:35+00:00 January 18, 2019|Blog|

Be careful out there, social media armies are ready to attack YOU if you dare to challenge their point of view. No, I’m not talking about the presidential or midterm elections. I’m talking about pop culture fans, known on the internet as ‘Stans’, who are informed and committed to their [...]