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Know Everyone in the Room Instantly: How SocialRadar Is Disrupting Networking

Ondi Timoner | Posted 07.06.2014 | Technology
Ondi Timoner

Imagine being able to walk into a room and your phone will, "Tell you about how you are connected to those people around you and how they [are] relevant to you."

5 Ways Your Social Media Sharing Habit Can Put You At Risk

Adam Levin | Posted 05.06.2014 | Technology
Adam Levin

The amount that we share online makes us more likely to feel like sharing widely is a normal thing, online and off. But the ease with which we publicize seemingly harmless bits of personal information online and off is often what scam artists rely upon when they go phishing.

Attention Men: How to Put an End to Your Alimony Obligation if Your Ex Is Living With Someone Else

Diane L. Danois, J.D. | Posted 05.03.2014 | Divorce
Diane L. Danois, J.D.

Paying spousal support is often considered the price many men must pay to extricate themselves from a bad marriage. It's cynically considered the cost of doing business.

9 Things You Should Know About Using Geolocation Data In Your Termination of Alimony Case

Diane L. Danois, J.D. | Posted 04.03.2014 | Divorce
Diane L. Danois, J.D.

If your supported ex-spouse is cohabitating, he/she probably uses cloaking tactics that would make a good spy blush.

CO Everywhere: Real-Time Travel Porn At Your Fingertips

Joseph Satto | Posted 10.28.2013 | Travel
Joseph Satto

Travel junkies, beware. CO Everywhere, a mobile app that launched this week, is likely to become addictive. It has for me. Living guidebook? Travel porn? Social newsroom? I'm not sure what to call it, but I'm interested to see how it impacts my daily life and my future travel.

What's the Future of Search?

Liz O'Neill | Posted 09.28.2013 | Technology
Liz O'Neill

My fourth grade computer class was pretty much the best thing about 1997. We spent half of the class immersed in "educational" games like Zoombinis (h...

Cohabitation and Alimony - Do the Current Laws Make Sense?

Diane L. Danois, J.D. | Posted 09.07.2013 | Divorce
Diane L. Danois, J.D.

Depending upon where you live or where you were divorced, alimony may be either reduced, terminated, or remain completely unaffected even with a finding that the recipient former spouse is now living with a new partner.

Cohabitation, the Termination of Alimony and Cell Phones

Diane L. Danois, J.D. | Posted 08.11.2013 | Divorce
Diane L. Danois, J.D.

The termination of alimony is a touchy subject for those paying or receiving the financial support post-divorce. Proving cohabitation is a challenging, costly proposition.

Beyond Skeuomorphism: What's Next for Magazines?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.25.2013 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

The real question is: with bigger smartphones and smaller tablets, what's to become of content and how do you reinvent it? That and countless other q...

Why We Need "Do Not Track Kids"

Jim Steyer | Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology
Jim Steyer

Representatives Ed Markey (D-MA) and Joe Barton (R-TX) took a major step to protect the privacy of kids online by introducing "Do Not Track Kids" legi...

An App For Stalkers: 'Creepy' Geo-Locates Based On Social Networking Activity

Posted 06.04.2011 | Technology

Rachel Mansur With the globally rampant use of such social networking platforms as Facebook, Twitter, and Foursquare, the issue of privacy has beco...

Digital Parenting In The 21st Century

Dave Taylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dave Taylor

It's our job as parents to keep them safe and to protect them when they do get into dangerous situations; whether it's that cruel gossip queen in their class or that wave of unknown kids they've just friended on Facebook.

The 14 Best Innovations in Banking and Payments for 2010 (SLIDESHOW)

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

2010 was a bumper year for innovations in the banking and payments space. Here are some of the top innovations.

Do Not Track Kids -- Privacy Versus Profits

Jim Steyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jim Steyer

Kids and families should not have to "opt out" of something in order to protect their privacy. Period.

Foursquare Teases New Focus at the Business Development Institute

Pedro L. Rodriguez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Pedro L. Rodriguez

Although the decision of the GAP and other companies to experiment with location-based services is a smart one, it's important not to forget the adage: What's in it for me (the consumer)?

Grandparents Day -- Celebrate Your Grandchildren Online, Safely!

Christopher Burgess | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Christopher Burgess

When you post your grandchild's photo and annotate or tag the photo with their name and location, take one more step and ask yourself: "Whom am I allowing to have access to this photo and information?"

Glympse Lets Friends Track You Even When You're Driving

Larry Magid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

A lot has been said about Facebook's new Places service but it's far from the first geo-location service for smartphones.

10 Ways Geolocation Is Changing the World (PHOTOS)

Max Gladwell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Max Gladwell

Location technologies are transforming how we experience, navigate, and ultimately better our world. From the global to the local, here are 10 ways geolocation is a positive force for good.