Let’s Talk TikTok Challenges

Let’s Talk TikTok Challenges

TikTok has been a source of refuge and fun for so many, both before but especially during the pandemic. Like YouTube, Instagram, and many apps before it, TikTok users are seeing a rise in “Challenges”; some are harmless, some are not. Whether coming from a Hollywood...
Healthy Family Habits to Fight COVID-19 Harms Online and Off

Healthy Family Habits to Fight COVID-19 Harms Online and Off

by Lynette Owens As of today, more than 185K global cases of COVID-19 have been documented, according to Johns Hopkins University. Travel has been restricted in many countries, restaurants, bars, and schools have shuttered their doors and many companies have moved to...
Don’t Let Your New Fridge Take Down the Internet

Don’t Let Your New Fridge Take Down the Internet

by Lynette Owens This post originally appeared in the Huffington Post on November 2, 2016. In October, the U.S. fell victim to a massive cyberattack that caused some of your favorite websites like Amazon and Netflix to be inaccessible. This attack, called a...

A Hacking Contest to Promote Digital Literacy

By Lynette Owens October 27, 2014 This year, we are proud to sponsor a great competition designed to promote online safety and digital literacy among our nation’s youth. Carnegie Mellon University’s annual “capture the flag” contest called...