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Three Tips for Concerned Parents of Social Media Savvy Kids

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Is cyberbullying on the rise? According to a new study released by McAfee, it definitely is. The study examined online behavior among teens and preteens in the U.S. One of the most shocking numbers was that 87% of youth surveyed had witnessed cyberbullying — up from 27% the year before.

How did victims respond to bullying? The survey indicates that 53% of the time, they were observed to react angrily, while about 47% of the time, social media accounts were deleted — which is an act that can highlight the upsetting nature of the bullying.

McAfee also wanted to highlight the fact that many teenagers are not cognizant of the potential dangers that can be an inherent part of these devices. Only 60% had enabled privacy settings on their social media accounts, and about 52% did not choose to t

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How to Beef Up Your Internet Marketing

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If you own a business today, you know that the majority of marketing is moving to internet marketing online. With the world as your marketing oyster on the internet, there becomes an overwhelming amount of information you need to know to make your campaign successful. With all of the other responsibilities a business owner has, it is probably a good idea to consult internet marketing experts.

By hiring internet marketing consultants you will be delegating these responsibilities to specialists. With $64 billion being spent in 2011 all over the world, you won’t be the only one making the investment. The right internet marketing online can really make your business boom, so why not have the experts design your internet marketing strategy?

There are plenty of companies that will offer afforda

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How to Recycle Ink Cartridges

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Toner ink cartridges are costly, but they can be even more costly for the environment if they aren’t properly disposed of or recycled. Printing technology companies such as Hewlett Packard have been working non-stop on ways to efficiently dispose of and/or reuse ink cartridges.

Since HP’s Planet Partners program began in 1991, HP has recycled more than 250 million HP printer toner cartridges. With the ink manufacturing business in the United States growing at a 6.9% rate every year since 2009, it may be beneficial to learn how to recycle empty ink and toner cartridges ourselves (in case HP is overwhelmed!). Below are three methods on how to recycle toner cartridges.

  1. Donate to Charity:

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Cell Phones Help Keep Seniors Safe and Connected

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We all know that the culture we live in is very centered around devices and technology, but now we’re seeing that the older generation is catching up to it. Though they may not be keen on some of the technologies we use, senior citizens are starting to use cell phones. In 2012, more than 55% of people over the age of 76 reported having a cell phone. They might not be Snapchatting, tweeting, or sending emails, but cell phones for the elderly are definitely becoming more of a trend.

One reason for the increase of cell phones for the elderly is probably largely due to safety concerns. About 75% of people who have cell phones have used them to get help in an emergency, and elderly people can benefit from having a cell phone within arms reach to call for help should they need it. Almost 50% of all i

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The Importance of Selling Your Old Laptop for Cash

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Did you know that the first personal computer was created in the 1960s? Although it was uncommon to own a computer half a century ago, 64% of Americans now own laptops. However, it is recommended that you replace your computer at least once every four years so that you can continue to run safe and efficient software. Fortunately, you are able to sell old laptops for cash, which is beneficial to both you and the environment.

How can you benefit from selling your laptop? The most obvious reason to sell your old laptop is that you can receive money by doing so. In fact, there are services available that will provide you with a prepaid shipping label, and once you send your laptop away, you will receive money for it. Fortunately, you can take advantage of these services somewhat frequently because the averag

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