5 steps to keeping your social networking accounts safe

Yesterday, 250,000 Twitter users woke up to the news that their accounts had been hacked, and user names, email addresses and passwords stolen. Twitter acted quickly, notifying those affected and requesting them to reset passwords. But it’s a stark reminder that social networks have become a major target for hackers, spammers and identity thieves. Last […]

Kids on Facebook

Is it time to rethink kids on Facebook?

Recently, some familiar faces have been showing up in my ‘People You May Know’ list on Facebook. No problem with that, except that they’re friends of my son. And he’s 10. A quick, highly unscientific review reveals that at least a quarter of his classmates have accounts. They’re not alone: a survey by Minor Monitor […]

Power of gradual progress

Taking Your Time: The Power of Gradual Progress

‘No matter how great the talent or effort, some things just take time: you can’t produce a baby in one month by getting nine women pregnant’ – Warren Buffett   Close friends and family know I’m a big fan of ChiRunning. So much so, that I’m training to be an instructor. ChiRunning’s taught me a […]