Computer and internet technology has been a big help to law enforcement. With the benefits of this comes the bad, dealing with hackers and predators on the internet. But, because the internet and computers have advanced so far, the law has a much better ability to find these hackers and predators. Most law enforcement uses the computer or internet every day in their efforts to fight crime. Laptops have been installed in police cars to search databases for legal records, arrest records, driverâ€™s license records and more. Read the rest of this entry »
How the internet has helped society is an interesting question on several levels. There are several areas where the internet has help society. Instant communication is only one of them, the ability to inform loved ones of your location and circumstances. Shopping, bill paying, email and social networking are just a few of the things the internet has opened up for us. Social networking seems to be the big one at the moment. We send information to the internet all the time with these sites. Once we update them, everyone on our list get an update Read the rest of this entry »
Internet addiction is a growing phenomenon in today’s technologically advanced societies. If left unchecked, internet addiction may lead to behavior that can hurt the user, their friends, and even family members.
Internet addiction manifests itself in excessive internet usage at highly inappropriate times. Unfortunately, people with this addiction are willing to risk jobs, family, friends and even their own lives. Individuals with an internet addiction often feel compelled to access the internet during working hours, even though it may prohibited by their employers. Computers are easily monitored in the workplace, thus unauthorized internet access is quickly Read the rest of this entry »
There are according to Facebook over 350 Million people actively using the web site. Close to 50 percent sign on to Facebook daily. Twenty percent of divorce filings in the United States cite Facebook as a reason for the divorce.
The reason many families are destroyed can be traced indirectly and directly to social media. There is in many cases a communication problem prior to someone spending all their time communicating on social media web sites. Many individuals feel emboldened by the anonymous nature of the Internet. There is no doubt Read the rest of this entry »
There is a lot to think about when you’re looking into buying a laptop, from the color to its clear wireless capabilities. Unfortunately many shoppers over look a number of important capabilities when they are looking for a new computer. Here is a list of mustn’t forget items you need to keep in mind when shopping for a computer:
Weight: This is particularly important if you’re planning on being very mobile with your laptop and it can vary more than you’d think. Put the sample laptop in your Read the rest of this entry »
Going on a camping trip can be a wonderful experience for everyone in the family. A camping trip has to be planned and organized before the actual trip. With organization the trip can be a fun experience for the kids and for the parents.
Family Camping Trip
The first step is to look into different camping sites, make reservations and check for online map services, and get driving directions. Call the campground or park for rules, regulations, Read the rest of this entry »
Do you want to get your family involved on the computer. It is the tend of the future and there is no turning back. Technology is changing and the savvy parent knows it is important for the whole family to know how to use and feel comfortable with the computer.
It is possible with most cable companies to have multiple e-mail addresses. Invite and help your young child to open up and e-mail account to write to grandparents and close relatives. This is the start Read the rest of this entry »
The phrase “family time” brings about terrible images of stories of grandparents, and relatives children may not know. If the family is blended, these stories may have no meaning for some of the members. Instead, why not come up with a more creative way to spend time with the family? Here you will find just one creative way to spend time with the family!
For the outdoor loving family, perhaps a small scavenger hunt would be entertaining. Mom and Dad will have a lot of fun coming up with the clues for their children, while the kids wait with Read the rest of this entry »