Here’s an explainer of how net neutrality works and how people are fighting to keep it.
Not everyone on the Internet has an artist’s best interests in mind–sometimes not even other artists.
Even in the foster care system, there is nothing in writing that gives youth rights to access technology of any kind.
Universities contain large amount of sensitive information, including social security numbers, passwords and personal information. All of these educational institutions are vulnerable to cyber security attacks.
This is a story that happened to me a couple years ago, and how I overcame it.
Social media has become a powerful tool for activists and organizers to spread their message, stay informed, and build connections. Here, we’ve listed a number of core concepts for activists in the digital age to reflect on.
Some people are calling 2016 the ‘most important election of our lifetimes’, and it’s easy to see why. Technology is providing venues for new voices to have their say on issues that will have a global impact; the emotions of both the right and the left run high as the country prepares to decide what direction its leadership will take; all while more and more social-media-savvy millennials are reaching voting age.
As desktop computers give way to portable smartphones, young people are able to access the internet more than ever before. According a study by the Pew Research Center, 94% of teens between the ages of 13 and 17 use the internet every day, and 24% of teens go online “almost constantly.”
My peers are addicted to social media. But for me, sites like Facebook became distracting and depressing. That’s why I…