digital citizens

digital citizens

Disney spends millions to keep Club Penguin’s young audience safe

Stop Whining And Embrace Google+ Already

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Oh, the horror! Google is so evil it's making everyone use its stupid social network. As the Wall Street Journal pointed out earlier this week, Google+, the social network all about the circles, is now inescapable.  Besides Google employees being forced to use it (and now bitching about using it...
Stop Whining And Embrace Google+ Already
Sen. Wyden and Rep. Issa introduce vague ‘Internet Bill of Rights’

Attorneys Say Google Ads Still Push Drugs

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(Photo: Wikipedia) It’s apparently easier than ever to make like Neely O’Hara and hoard red pills, blue pills, all the pills, just by clicking a mouse. Thanks again, Internet. The National Association of Attorneys General say a plethora of prescription drugs and their counterfeit counterparts are available online, and it’s...
Attorneys Say Google Ads Still Push Drugs

Duo quit Social Media Club committee to launch Digital Citizens

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Duo quit Social Media Club committee to launch Digital Citizens

America's Town Hall Moves Online

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Almost four years ago, the United States experienced the first national election in which social media was seen by many as the key that opened the door to the White House and, no doubt, it will play a critical role in the upcoming election. Over the past four years, it...
America's Town Hall Moves Online
Rep. Darrell Issa opens up secretive intellectual property “treaty”, ACTA, to the public

Darrell Issa Posts Text Of 'Unconstitutional' ACTA For Open Feedback; Something USTR Never Did

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We've been really impressed (though we can see where it needs improvements in its next version) with the "Madison" platform that Rep. Darrell Issa put up to allow for open feedback and comments concerning the OPEN Act. And it appears he's not done using that platform, either. He's now posted...
Darrell Issa Posts Text Of 'Unconstitutional' ACTA For Open Feedback; Something USTR Never Did
Facebook, Mozilla and the MacArthur Foundation Team Up for a Hackathon to Build a Better Web

Disney plans £3m internet safety campaign around Club Penguin

www.guardian.co.uk
Initiative follows high-profile controversy around rival virtual world Habbo HotelDisney is launching internet safety campaigns targeting 100m children and parents in Europe, the Middle East and Africa based on its Club Penguin virtual world, capitalising on the recent paedophile scandal surrounding rival Habbo Hotel.Disney says it will put up £3m...
Disney plans £3m internet safety campaign around Club Penguin
US lawmakers create website to crowd-source a 'digital bill of rights'

Congressman drafts 'Digital Bill of Rights' – what would you add?

www.guardian.co.uk
Republican Darrell Issa, who led the charge against Sopa, is back with the first draft of a bill of rights for digital citizensHouse oversight committee chairman and firebrand Obama administration critic Darrell Issa is touting his first draft of a Digital Bill of Rights for internet denizens, and he's asking...
Congressman drafts 'Digital Bill of Rights' – what would you add?

Digital Citizens group focuses on Internet safety

www.computerworld.com
An Internet safety education campaign will point out scams and other online dangers with an initial target audience of children and seniors....
Digital Citizens group focuses on Internet safety
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