Washington Post: FCC approves strong net neutrality rules

The Washington Post has published an article on the ruling by the Federal Communications Commission that for first time classified Internet providers as public utilities Thursday....

FCC Adopts Rules for Open Internet: Classifies Broadband as a Utility

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday voted in favor by a 3-to-2 decision to enforce net neutrality rules that it claims will help protect freedom of...

From telegrams to Instagram, a look at presidents and technology

President Barack Obama’s recent interviews with Buzzfeed and Vox attracted considerable attention and comment — both as signs that those digital-media companies are emerging as significant...

5 facts about online video, for YouTube’s 10th birthday

On Valentine’s Day 10 years ago, a group of former PayPal employees founded YouTube as an easy way to find and share videos. Today it’s one of the most visited websites in the world and is widely...

6 Adult Dating Apps Teens Are Using Too

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/blog/6-adult-dating-apps-teens-are-using-too

Apps That Could Be Dangerous for Children

Do you know all of the apps the children in your life are using? USAToday.com offers a look at five apps that they may be using--and why they could be dangerous.  Read the full...

The Dos and Don'ts of Laptop Security

OnGuardOnline.gov offers tips for keeping your laptop--and its contents--safe and secure.  Read the full article here >>

Study Suggests Wi-Fi Exposure More Dangerous To Kids Than Previously Thought

Most parents would be concerned if their children had significant exposure to lead, chloroform, gasoline fumes, or the pesticide DDT. The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IRIC), part...

5 Myths and Truths About Kids' Internet Safety

Help keep your kids' online experiences positive and productive by learning the truth (and ignoring the rumors) about what really makes them safe.

Social Media Update 2014

In a new survey conducted in September 2014, the Pew Research Center finds that Facebook remains by far the most popular social media site. While its growth has slowed, the level of user engagement...

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