Teens, Parents and Teachers Connect at A Platform For Good

Teens, Parents and Teachers Connect at A Platform For Good

A Platform for Good is a website created by the Family Online Safety Institute where teens, parents and teachers connect, share, learn and discuss new technologies and our digital world. Technology can be used for so much good, and this website is a positive platform to explore that side of it. Our vision for A […]

Fun New Web Series on Technology and Family: The Future Starts Here

Fun New Web Series on Technology and Family: The Future Starts Here

Who is the audience for this new hit web series? Not technophiles. It is parents, and probably mostly moms, because they can relate to the filmmaker, also a mom. The Future Starts Here is a new web series, on Aol, that “explores what it means to be human as we rush head first into the […]

New Tech Blog from Jennifer Wagner

New Tech Blog from Jennifer Wagner

After writing and publishing my Connect with your Teens through Pop Culture and Technology blog since March 2008, I have decided to launch a second blog that will both narrow and expand my niche. Technology at Any Age, will narrow my scope to technology only, yet expand my audience to all ages and generations. Technology […]

TED Playlists – TED Talks Curated

TED Playlists – TED Talks Curated

With the growth of the Internet, curating content has become an extremely important tool to finding things online. I use Google News to curate my news, Amazon to curate my shopping and Bloglovin to curate blog feeds. TED, a nonprofit with the motto “Ideas Worth Spreading”, has accumulated so many videos from their amazing TED […]

Video Apps Compared: Vine, Tout, Instagram, Magisto and Animoto

Video Apps Compared: Vine, Tout, Instagram, Magisto and Animoto

While all smartphones come with video cameras built-in, mobile video apps keep popping up to vie for our attention. Why use a plain video camera to shoot a video, when you can use Vine, Tout, Instagram, Magisto or Animoto and create something new and different? Another reason to get to know them is that some […]

Flip Your Headphones Into Speakers With Flips

Flip Your Headphones Into Speakers With Flips

When I was given a free set of Flips™ headphones to review, and learned how they could so easily turn from headphones to speakers, I couldn’t believe that this hadn’t been done before. It seems so simple and something that all music lovers would want. While Flips™ might not be in the same category as […]