Category Archives: online security

Facebook Places: Here We Go Again!

Facebook recently unveiled its newest innovation: Facebook Places. Much like Foursquare, this feature allows you to announce your location. Facebook was recently rumored to have been in talks to purchase Foursquare outright. With the release of Places, I think we … Continue reading

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Future Of Mobile Social Networking? As Goes Facebook, Goes…?

A recent article on the VentureBeat website may give us a little insight. Facebook recently lured Erick Tseng away from Google. Erick oversaw the development of Google Android Nexus One. Now he is Facebook’s head of mobile products. The article has an interesting take on where Facebook Mobile may be heading in the future. Continue reading

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Who Is Most At-Risk of Identity Theft On The Internet? Part 1

Identity theft is a serious problem for thousands of Americans, and result in billions of losses for these people. Criminals that discover “cyber crime” have become very savvy in finding personal information about you via various methods to fill their … Continue reading

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Statistics on Users Managing Their Online Profiles

I just read a recent article from the Pew Research Center website, in which they report user behavior, by age–very interesting. The article can be found here. The article details how users are increasingly becoming more aware of how their … Continue reading

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New Updates To Facebook’s Privacy Settings

As promised, I would post information from yesterday’s announcement from Mark Zuckerberg (Founder of Facebook) on this blog. I spend a lot of time talking on this blog and to students about the beneifts of networking online, and the proper … Continue reading

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