How Social Media Is Capitalising on Its Youngest UsersLifestyle

How Social Media Is Capitalising on Its Youngest Users

Social media e-commerce is on the rise and the trends are clear: the younger the user, the more likely they…

Relax. You Don’t Need to Have an Opinion on EverythingTrending

Relax. You Don’t Need to Have an Opinion on Everything

Beware the twin fallacies of omniscience and omnicompetence that lead us to believe we’re competent to judge and speak.

Friends Again: Why Facebook Backed DownNews

Friends Again: Why Facebook Backed Down

Less than a week after the social media giant cancelled the news in Australia, Facebook has again opened its doors…

Facebook Ban: What Does it Mean For Your Feed?News

Facebook Ban: What Does it Mean For Your Feed?

Facebook lost a lot of friends in Australia when it banned the sharing of news content on its services.

Is TikTok OK For My Kids? Psychologist Collett Smart Helps You DecideLifestyle

Is TikTok OK For My Kids? Psychologist Collett Smart Helps You Decide

Given over 30 per cent of TikTok users are adolescents, parents need to think carefully about whether it is suitable…

The Sale of Tik Tok in the USA is a Foretaste of the ‘Splinternet’, Says Cyber ExpertNews

The Sale of Tik Tok in the USA is a Foretaste of the ‘Splinternet’, Says Cyber Expert

“We’re starting to see some major changes in the internet and in the future we’re going to see even more”,…

The Insanity of Listening to Everyone’s OpinionsLifestyle

The Insanity of Listening to Everyone’s Opinions

I would never attempt to have coffee with hundreds of people every day and listen to all their opinions about…

I Raised 3 Screenagers: A Gen X View of Gen ZAt Work

I Raised 3 Screenagers: A Gen X View of Gen Z

Gen Z is a fascinating group and one that deserves attention and a rich understanding of how to communicate and…

Social Media P Plates for TeensLifestyle

Social Media P Plates for Teens

Author Robert Garrett suggests looking for these four areas of competence before giving teens their ‘P Plates’ for social media.

Make Sure Your Teens are Using Social Media Well in Isolation: Expert TipsParenting

Make Sure Your Teens are Using Social Media Well in Isolation: Expert Tips

While parents may need to monitor their teens’ usage, social media in this time is proving to be invaluable for…