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Business etiquette for phone and internet use in China

Business etiquette for phone and internet use in China

Business
Historically, the Chinese connected to each other through personal face-to-face networking, guanxi (relationships), and payments to those who arranged meetings. Today, technology is changing how people connect with each other. According to Internet World Stats, in mid-2010 China has nearly 350 million broadband Internet connections with more than 385 million users, far more than any other country in the world. Information in this article has been gleaned from the lives of several dozen expats and hundreds of students living in mid-sized cities in Henan. This province is in the center of China, heavily populated, with many highly industrialized cities. Pollution is a major problem. Economic and population growth are expanding exponentially. Cell Phones Allow Everyone to Stay Conne...
Precautions of webcam dangers for teens and tweens

Precautions of webcam dangers for teens and tweens

Technology
Parents and guardians at home should monitor the webcam activities of children, teens and tweens. It is their responsibility to ensure that they are using the device (computer, Internet and webcam) appropriately. It is not uncommon for the younger ones to get carried away with the freedoms of webcam like talking about things that should not be spoken of on the webcams because video footage of it can be saved and become vulnerable. Apart from this, there is one more important danger to mention here. The teens and tweens can feel comfortable about performing risqué acts on the webcam like chatting with a boyfriend. This is not something that can be acceptable and also it is to be understood that the video can later be viewed by others who were never intended to see it. Where to Pla...
Tweens, chat rooms and webcam – Safety tips

Tweens, chat rooms and webcam – Safety tips

Technology
The importance of protecting children, teens and tweens while online cannot be stated enough. There is countless number of predators out there just waiting eagerly and aggressively to pounce on them. Computers and Internet makes it easier for them to find children, teens and tweens in chat rooms where communication is on finger tips, instant. And, because children, teens and even tweens are so young, they may not have the intuition to be careful with whom she is talking, and quickly fall into a trap. Mostly Predators target Chat Rooms A predator locates victims by using Internet chat rooms. He is looking for a certain tween profile. It is someone who is the right sex and age preference for the predator. The predator checks out what everyone is chatting about. He wants to see if t...
How To Control Your Child’s  Internet  Addiction

How To Control Your Child’s Internet Addiction

Lifestyle
Lots of parents face the problem of our time – Child’s  Internet addiction. Youth spends more and more time online paying no attention to studying, books and going out with family or friends. How is it possible to overcome this addiction? Certainly, you may control your child being at home and see what your son or daughter is doing. However, it is impossible to control your kid all day long due to job, as well as it’s impossible for find out what websites your child visits during the day. Now you can easily solve such a complicated problem controlling your kid with the help of the best parental control app for iphone which lets you find out what your daughter or son is doing online at any time of the day and night. You don’t have to be worried about your child anymore, parental cont...
Baby Boomers and the Great Divide

Baby Boomers and the Great Divide

General
The time frame for births that fall into the baby boomer classification has been defined by sociologists, demographers and the media as 1946 to 1964 census. Encarta defines the Digital Divide as “inequality of access to information technology: the difference in opportunities available to people who have access to modern information technology and those who do not”. This inequality is recorded in a multitude of classifications such as socioeconomic, national, ethnic, and cultural differences and age groups as well. K. L. Norman wrote about this disparity in the book Cyberpsychology, an Introduction to Human- Computer Interaction. Although some baby boomers are powerful and well-adjusted, the majority is not keeping pace with the lightening speed of technological innovations. The Grea...
iPhone Email, Internet and Phone Problems

iPhone Email, Internet and Phone Problems

Technology
The majority of gadgets will be likely to run into problems from time to time, with the iPhone also being affected. If nothing appears to be working, it is to get hold of Apple, otherwise be sure to check Internet connections, signal and modes first. How to Fix iPhone Problems - Internet Connection and Sending/Receiving Email One of the first things to do, when one is having trouble accessing the Internet on the iPhone, is to check to see if the iPhone is not in airplane mode. A WiFi network or EDGE connection is required to get online, while there also needs to be a strong enough signal for either to work. To connect to EDGE, check to see if the 'E' Edge icon is visible, which is located beside the phone signal. After checking the Internet is properly connected, it is important ...