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What parents need to know about Twitch

Do your children Twitch? While most kids fidget, I’m talking about their use of the live streaming video platform called Twitch.  Twitch specializes in live streaming video broadcasts geared towards gaming enthusiasts and is supported on a PC as well as various gaming consoles and app stores.  Think of it like YouTube, but where streamers […]

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Protecting your Facebook account – what you need to know

With the recent Facebook-related news in the media, you may be wondering how you can protect your Facebook account and information.  If you’re not quite sure where to start, and in honour of Privacy Awareness Week, here are some tips to consider: Start by completing the Facebook Privacy Check Up – the Check Up walks […]

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The Top 3 Social Media and Online Sites Students are Using Right Now

Here are the social media and online sites that are most popular with middle school and high school students and some of the risks associated with each.

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Maintaining a positive and professional online presence

Your professional image and reputation is no longer solely based on your interactions with others during the course of business hours. Your social media presence plays a role now as well. Your digital footprint and what you do on social media is a reflection not only of your personal values and beliefs but also your […]

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