Amazon Price: $24.99 (as of April 21, 2018 12:39 –
This introduction to Facebook has been written with one fast-growing audience in mind: seniors.
My Facebook for Seniors approaches every topic from a senior's point of view, using meaningful examples and realistic tasks.
Continue reading “My Facebook for Seniors”
Amazon Price: $28.00 $11.42 You save: $16.58 (59%). (as of April 21, 2018 00:08 –
Kevin Mitnick, the world's most famous hacker, teaches you easy cloaking and counter-measures for citizens and consumers in the age of Big Brother and Big Data.
Like it or not, your every move is being watched and analyzed. Consumer's identities are being stolen, and a person's every step is being tracked and stored. What once might have been dismissed as paranoia is now a hard truth, and privacy is a luxury few can afford or understand.
Continue reading “The Art of Invisibility: The World's Most Famous Hacker Teaches You How to Be Safe in the Age of Big Brother and Big Data”
Amazon Price: N/A (as of April 20, 2018 21:19 –
Updated with a new Afterword
“The revolution will be Twittered!” declared journalist Andrew Sullivan after protests erupted in Iran. But as journalist and social commentator Evgeny Morozov argues in The Net Delusion, the Internet is a tool that both revolutionaries and authoritarian governments can use. For all of the talk in the West about the power of the Internet to democratize societies, regimes in Iran and China are as stable and repressive as ever. Social media sites have been used there to entrench dictators and threaten dissidents, making it harder—not easier—to promote democracy.
Continue reading “The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom”
Amazon Price: N/A (as of April 21, 2018 08:45 –
Foreword by Monica Lewinsky
“Engaging, sharp, and important — Shame Nation will inspire you to open your eyes and be better.” — Theresa Payton, CEO of Fortalice Solutions and Deputy Director of Intelligence on CBS' Hunted
Continue reading “Shame Nation: The Global Epidemic of Online Hate”
Amazon Price: $17.99 $13.96 You save: $4.03 (22%). (as of April 21, 2018 08:18 –
As Janell Burley Hofmann, mother of five, wrapped her 13-year-old's iPhone on Christmas Eve, she was overwhelmed by questions: "Will my children learn to sit and wonder without Googling? Should I know their passwords for online accounts? Will they experience the value of personal connection without technology?"
To address her concerns, she outlined boundaries and expectations in a contract for her son to sign upon receiving his first cell phone. When Hofmann's editor at The Huffington Post posted the contract, now known as iRules, it resonated on a massive scale and went viral, resulting in a tsunami of media coverage and requests. It quickly became apparent that people across the country were hungry for more.
Continue reading “iRules: What Every Tech-Healthy Family Needs to Know about Selfies, Sexting, Gaming, and Growing up”