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Top Dangers of the Digital Age (Infographic)

Top Dangers of the Digital Age (Infographic)

The internet brought us LOLcats, memes and social media. But it’s not all fun and games. If you were looking for a hearty list inspired by the internet’s dark side, here it is. Especially for children, digital space can be tricky. Check out the top online threats, and how to avoid them.

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Source: The Teenage Online Landmine

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3:13PM PDT on Oct 30, 2014

Live long and prosper

7:16AM PDT on Aug 5, 2013

very informative. thanks

12:56AM PDT on Jun 23, 2013

Thank you for the article.

11:29PM PDT on Jun 22, 2013

Horrid... stay alert for your children's sake!

5:26PM PDT on Jun 22, 2013

Let's hear it for isolation (substitutes first-hand in-your-face interaction with others, responsible for social retardation and inability to handle in-the-trench incidents when encountered in the real world); if limited to myth/fun/games only, produces a lack of activity (excercise) leading to couch potato (obesity), etc

Modern technology, unchecked, overseen, and full of loophole rules and regulations, is one of the largest infestations humans have had to deal with.


12:42AM PDT on Jun 22, 2013


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5:33AM PDT on Jun 21, 2013

There're always two sides of a coin

2:09AM PDT on Jun 21, 2013

The "actions" to take plug the info source twice - "Purchase blocking software" and "Employ Internet accountability software." That software provider has a clear religious bent: have a look at their website. At least one of the info points only gives half the story (teens who text more than average are even more likely than those who spend a long time on social networks to binge drink etc - I found it with a 5-second google query) and I don't know why a counseling degrees website is plugging this info except to get itself more publicity. Sure, these are things to be aware of, but I wouldn't trust the source.

1:15AM PDT on Jun 21, 2013

thanks for sharing

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Thank you!! I will use this information, as I am a "newbie" vegetarian.


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