Posts by Jen Yellets

Time for Crime to Decline

Violent crimes and property crimes declined across the United States in 2011, according to recent data released by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). An overall decline of crime across the nation is great news. On the other hand, particular cities and regions of the U.S. are running rampant with illegal activity and exploding with […]

Dodge digital disaster with a back up drive

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Have you ever stopped to think, or better yet, add up, the hours a week or month you spend working on your computer? Life revolves around technology 24/7 – whether you are at home, school, work, or play. Americans spend countless hours – literally hundreds and millions of hours per year – with their fingers […]

Why in the world would someone create a computer virus?

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“Why would anyone create a computer virus?”……..a phrase we often hear. New computer viruses are being written and unleashed daily– infecting computer systems around the globe.  Where do they come from?  Who creates these programs?  Why?  I have antivirus software on my computer, so I should be protected, right?  If only it was that simple. […]

Cyber-Bullying and staying Cyber-Safe


Summer is just around the corner and another school year will soon come to an end.   It is just as important to stay in-tune with your children and their social lives during summer vacation, as it is when school is in session; school may stop, but social lives will not! In one way or another, […]

Discover Pinterest – See it, Save it, Share it!

The #1 on-line organizational tool for everything.  Pinterest is a way to connect – explore – discover!  Yes, it’s popular, it’s fun, but it is incredibly useful!  If you haven’t tried this site yet, you don’t know what you’re missing. Pinterest is a virtual interactive bulletin board, similar to a handy filing cabinet full of […]