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For a highly motivated learner, it's not like knowledge is secret and somehow the Internet made it not secret. It just made knowledge easy to find. If you're a motivated enough learner, books are pretty good. -- Bill Gates

Keeping Children Safe Online - The internet is such an omnipresent part of modern life that it comes as second nature to our children. While many of us are still getting to grips with the online world, children are born into it.

Your digital identity has three layers, and you can only protect one of them - Quartz asks, "What story does your data tell about you?"

The Ultimate Internet Safety Guide for Seniors - Safety Dectective experts help you watch out for your loved ones in this blog about internet safety for seniors.

The Ultimate Parental Guide to Protecting Your Child on the Internet - The internet is home to a lot of threatening and dangerous content. Parents need to understand the hazards of the internet to protect their kids. This article will guide parents on how to prevent their children form experiencing the dangers of the internet. (From Vanguard)

SecureThoughts.com - Online Safety For Kids: A Parent's Guide To Protecting Children’s Privacy

Internet Safety for Kids | Guide for Parents - Do your kids surf the Internet? MoneySavingPro.com shares an ultimate guide for parents including effective child internet safety tips.

Internet 101 - It's no secret that the Internet is such an integral part of our everyday lives. But if you are new to the online experience, it may be a bit overwhelming. You may be wondering, "What exactly is the Internet, and how does it work?"

NetLingo.com - NetLingo has thousands of definitions that explain the online world of business, technology, and communication including the largest collection of Internet acronyms and text messaging shorthand ;-) We cater to students, teachers, parents, gamers, designers, techies, bloggers, journalists, and industry professionals worldwide.

Security Software Ratings - PC Magazine

How Cookies Work - Cookies are used by Web sites to keep track of their visitors. Are cookies letting Big Brother into your PC? Find out what Internet cookies are.

Terms & Definitions - Dry, but comprehensive.

Webopedia.com - An online computer dictionary and internet search engine for internet terms and technical support.

Internet Safety - Phishing, Trojans, Spyware, Trolls and Flame Wars! Oh my! If the idea of these threats lurking around online makes you nervous, then you can now be at ease. Our Internet Safety course will provide you with the strategies, skills and mindset needed to protect yourself, your computer and your privacy when you connect with the Internet.