How technology is negatively affecting our lives?
Experts have found that in addition to making our lives more convenient, but there’s a negative side to technology — it can be addicting and it can hurt our communication skills. Extended screen time can result in health ramifications like insomnia, eyestrain, and increased anxiety and depression.
How can social media affect your safety?
When you use social networking sites, you are posting personal information. Once information is posted online, it’s no longer private and can fall into the wrong hands. The more you post, the more vulnerable you become to those who may wish to harm you.
How social media can affect youth’s safety?
They’re preventing kids from getting outside and having real-life interactions. They increase anxiety and depression. They interfere with sleep. They can expose kids to sexual content.
What is the safest social media site?
Instagram was identified as the favorite social media platform by both Gen Z and Millennials. Gen Z identified Snapchat as the platform they feel safest using when it comes to cyberbullying, with Millennials identifying Pinterest.
How can I be safe online?
Here are some tips to help you get started:Create Complex Passwords. Boost Your Network Security. Use a Firewall. Click Smart. Be a Selective Sharer. Protect Your Mobile Life. Practice Safe Surfing & Shopping. Keep up to date.