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Fake Social Media?

This week, 13-year-old Malachi Hemphill lost his life.  He was videotaping himself on Instagram Live while he was handling a gun. The gun accidentally went off. He was rushed to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.  His mother said that 10 to 15 kids showed up at her house after the accident … Continue reading

APP AWARE

THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT I don’t have to tell you that smartphones are very, very popular. Apps are the engine that drives the popularity of smartphones. There is seemingly an app for anything you want to do. The majority of apps are free, as in do not cost you money. However, is there anything … Continue reading

HOLD ON BEFORE YOU DOWNLOAD THAT APP

Clicking OK and downloading apps (without much thought) has become second nature to most kids (and some adults). Is anything really free, including that “free” app your child just has to have?  Here are a few questions you should ask before your kids download an app. WHY THIS APP Is the app appropriate for the … Continue reading