Should Your Kids Really Be on Facebook?

Should Your Kids use Facebook? It’s a pretty straightforward question and, for most parents, the answer is No. But, life is never that simple. This raises other issues: should kids have a mobile phone, or a Playstation, or big Macs? Here are some dos and don’ts.

The Mel Brooks Guide to Super Strong Passwords

How strong are your passwords? I attended a course in London last year and one of the topics covered security. In Mel Brook’s movie SpaceBalls, the password to all the earth’s natural resources was…12345. It’s a comedy but you get the idea. All those efforts to control the planet and the password is child’s play. […]

How to Sign Out of Facebook Remotely and Other Hacks

Facebook’s new security features help control your privacy, especially if you log in on cybercafés, hotels or at airports. You can now force Facebook to logoff from a remote location and create one time passwords. These are easier to use than you’d think and, for me, give greater confidence when using Facebook on business trips. Here’s how it works.

9 Ways to Create Super Strong Passwords

This week we look at how to setup a strong password and test its strength. I’ll also look at the type of mistakes people make when creating passwords and how to avoid these. Remember to change your passwords on a regular basic, for example, every six weeks. If you’re planning on opening a PayPal or Ebay account to buy and sell goods online, then I think you should read this. There’s no point making all this money, if someone can walk in a run off with your profits.

How do you pay for an online game if you don’t have a credit card?

How do you pay for an online game if you don’t have a credit card? How do you pay for an online game if you don’t have a credit card? Zong offers web users who don’t have a credit card a simple way to pay for online goods. Zong is designed for online businesses that offer web-based products and services and accept real-time mobile payment for those services. It has processed mobile payments for 10 million unique users in 2009. Zong is especially popular for online gaming sites.

Ukash virtual cash launches into Italy with epay

Ukash virtual cash launches into Italy with epay. Ukash, the online payment specialist, closed a deal with epay, a division of Euronet, to make its online cash vouchers available in Italy. The expansion of Ukash into Italy will see Ukash vouchers available at 1,250 epay locations across the country.

Mobank, new epayments mobile banking service

Mobank, new epayments mobile banking service

How to create eBay Buy it Now buttons

How to create eBay Buy it Now buttons

Paypal – Do Stuff For Money

Paypal – Do Stuff For Money

Intranet Offers Bright Future For Communicators

There is a wonderful future ahead for internal communicators who focus on content as a productive asset. Giving control of an intranet to a traditional communicator is a bit like giving a pub to an alcoholic. It’s happy days. There’s so much to publish. All the stuff they never read offline can go on the intranet. The homepage can […]