Thursday 27th February 2020,

Browsing the "cybersafety" Tag

Rethinking Cybersafety

Being smart online – are we doing it right? This week during Stay Smart Online Week is the perfect time to assess the online habits and behaviours of our kids. But what about us as parents? Does how we use technology influence our kids? Will [...]

October 11, 2017 Lifestyle, Parenting
Intel security

Most hackable Christmas Gifts for 2016

With nearly 2 in 5 Australians planning to buy most if not all of their Christmas Gifts online this year (37%), Intel Security has investigated what the top internet-connected purchases are expected to be this Christmas season, and provided tips [...]

December 20, 2016 Lifestyle, Parenting
Intel Security's Cybermum, Alex Merton-McCann

Keeping your family safe online

Life Education in partnership with Intel Security has launched a series of vodcasts aimed at giving on demand information and support to parents to keep the whole family safe online. The series consists of three 10-15 minute videos, that are [...]

November 4, 2016 Parenting, Win
Keeping kids safe online

Do you know what your kids are doing online?

I like to think I’m pretty switched on when it comes to social media and all things online. I spend a lot of time online and know my way round the interwebs. I use a range of social media platforms [...]

July 26, 2015 Kids, Parenting
McAfee Most Toxic Superheroes

Risky Superheroes

You may want to think twice before googling your favourite superhero. Some interesting research is out today which reveals who the most toxic superhero really is. Cybercriminals use popular superheroes to lead you to malicious sites that can infect your devices [...]

August 7, 2014 Parenting

BYOD in the classroom – What parents need to know

School is back and most kids have settled in for (their very first or) another school year . Things have certainly changed from my school days. Pencils, paper and blackboards, not so much – iPads, computers and electronic whiteboards are [...]

February 18, 2014 Parenting

bCyberwise Monster Family – helping kids be safe online

The new app from McAfee – Meet the bCyberwise Monster Family. As my children get older, and start spending more and more time online, Cyber Safety has become increasingly important to me. Life Education Australia and McAfee have recently launched [...]

November 22, 2013 Kids, Parenting, Win