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Staying safe online and dealing with bullies

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 by

The internet is huge! There is so much to explore and see out there in the World Wide Web but it can also be scary. During the holidays, it’s natural for our internet usage to increase; playing games, watching videos, talking to friends and scrolling through social media. However, when you don’t know who or what lurks behind the scenes, it’s more important than ever to remain safe online.

The internet is a part of our everyday routine and with the increase in devices, there’s a greater risk of compromising your data. Despite the rise in digital usage, our basic rules have not changed and it’s important to stay on top of what’s happening online to keep safe while surfing the web. Here are some tips to keep the kids (and yourself) safe while they’re online and keep the cyber bullies at bay.

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Best new tech on IndieGoGo

Tuesday, January 7th, 2020 by

IndieGoGo gadget findsWondering what the future has in store for the gadgets and gizmos you may find in your home? Look no further than IndieGoGo, a crowdfunding website where bright minds and entrepreneurs pitch their ideas for public investment. We’re talking about the latest and greatest tech concepts that can change the game for everyday living – or just make life a lot more fun.

We’ve picked out five of our favourites to showcase right here. If anything catches your eye, you’re in luck, because all of these products are fully funded, which means you may be able to get your hands on them in the near future.

 

 

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Christmas gifts for your favourite geek

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019 by

It’s December, so you know what that means – if you haven’t already, it’s time to start thinking about Christmas prezzies for your friends and family! While the supermarkets may have had their Christmas gear out for the past three months, as a rule of thumb it’s generally much more fun to get your shopping done in the month leading up to the big celebration so you can start feeling festive. If you’re shopping online, just remember to order promptly to allow for shipping time!

For those with loved ones who walk on the geekier side of life, or the academic aficionados, we’ve rustled up a list of great gift ideas to make their day this Christmas!

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