remained limited to the real world, cyber-bullying is one of the
common misuses of these websites. Gossiping about someone, spreading rumours
or slandering other’s reputation are the common means of cyber-bullying. Cyber-
bullying is so easy by just posting things on the internet that makes cyber...
the advancement of technology. Understanding the young generation today could be difficult for the older folks and cause the adults to write off the teenagers and criticize them for making life easier by using the technology that is now available. Certain aspects that people cling to in effort of...
, and vehicle accidents (Prescription drug abuse, 2009). Elderly patients may abuse medication by over dosing to relieve pain.
One way individuals can become more aware of the misuse of prescription drugs is to have conversations with teens and love ones about the dangers of the misuse of medications...
. Parents who want to access their child's MySpace or Facebook account have become a big problem
• Potential for misuse: The relative freedom afforded by social networking services has caused concern regarding the potential of its misuse by individual patrons
• Risk for child safety: Citizens and...
. Consequently, the following teaching method promotes the misuse of the word nigger by corrupting the minds of innocent children by encouraging the use of the term in nursery rhymes.
Likewise, the rebirth of the word nigger within the music industry began in the 1970’s. Artist Pryor was granted...
more and more drinks to get the same effect as from one drink to a person with no addiction to caffeine. If a person drinks enough energy drinks in a row, like teenager Dakota Sailor did, in the NBC News article “Energy Drinks are Dangerous for Teens, Report Says”, they can suffer from caffeine...
Did My Car Join Al Qaeda. Ed. Woody Hochswender. New York: 2009
Millie A. Davis
DISCUSSION BOARD 1
After reading Woody Hochswender’s essay, “Did My Car Join Al Qaeda?”I found his argument on the misuse of gas while driving SUV’s to be very persuasive. Hochswender states,” Yes...
medications created by professional pharmacists. In the past, drugs like LSD and crack by 3 out of 10 teenagers, while prescription medication abuse hardly even existed. Today, many forms of medicated drug abuse are causing problems in the youth, with almost 7 million young people reporting their misuse of a...
Kids These Days,” by Amy Goldwasser, the authors give their own different opinion about how children misuse the internet for various reasons instead of reading. On average 33 million Americans are fluent in texting, e-mailing, blogging, IM’ing, and constantly updating their profiles on social...
isolation and depression, especially for teens.
3. That children misuse the Internet for anonymous identity experimentation.
My research focuses on the misuses of internet by school children and teenager.
Hypothesis: This study reports the analysis of the misuse of internet among teenager...
booking counter, we can do this just through the Internet by E-Reservation system. Similarly, if we have to send a message to anyone, instead of sending a conventional letter we can send an e-mail. Telephones and mobile phones are so commonly being used by us that it has become difficult now to...
games, movies, songs, networking conferences or social media.
Just like any normal interaction through the use of the internet, it is also a haven for people who commit certain crimes such as pornography, defamation, fraud, computer hacking or misuse. To set an example, a computer misuse was...
with the use or misuse of social networking sites. Unsuspecting teenagers should take appropriate precautions and exercise caution and reasonable use of these sites.
Internet sexual predators use social networking sites to locate and communicate with potential victims. There has been an...
death.This quote says that Chris McCandless ran out of food which led to his death from starvation. Life is also a gift that is given by God so dont misuse that lfe your give. In life, we all have some responsibilities to implement, such as worshiping, serving our parents, and serving and...
Camille Eunice Joya
Cyber bullying is when people use the internet, their phones, and other devices to send or post messages that would have the intent of provoking, threatening, and hurting others. Teenagers are most likely to get caught or get away with such an...
admitted during the interview that he has a online girlfrnd, who has many frnds and admires online and he prefer the virtual world to real world any day, and this gave me my first topic for blogging.
INTERNET a very useful tool in today’s day , everyone of us, especially today’s youth is very...
lot of people connecting but there is also millions of cases of people being harmed on the Internet.
2) The Internet's definition by wikipedia is a "network of networks". The Internet has brought a lot of good points, but as with any tool, I would like to add that misuse has made the Internet bad...
information, which was not available before, that is both good and bad. Technology is a valuable tool, but is somewhat misused by today's society. The main group that has been affected the most by technology these days is teenagers. The two main forms of technology affecting our teenagers are cell...
pornography has quickly become a critical issue for the Internet. There has been a widespread increase in the distribution of illegal child pornography on the Internet; child pornographers misuse the Internet to exploit sexually abused and molested children throughout the world. By means of the Internet...
life, it is doubtful that one could survive without having technologies to assist them .Teenagers usually always misuse the usage of technologies such as wasting most of their by playing games and surfing the internet. It is strongly agreed that games are affecting youth today as it will causes...
come to our daily needs. It can be used to deliver us news as well as a source of entertainment. The internet is one of the fastes growing concepts in the world. This high-speed developing technology allows people to send e-mails, shop online, downloand music and movies, play games, keep in touch...
interaction, in order to create a sense of composure. Modern day Internet advancements not only offer an easier way to share information, but also contribute to sociability by providing a way to communicate with distant friends and family, as well as giving socially challenged teenagers an opportunity for...
three main laws which are:
• Data Protection Act 1998
• Freedom of Information Act 2000
• The Computer Misuse Act 1990
Data Protection Act 1998-this act is designed to protect customers from unfair use of their personal information. It affects marketing activity for the reason that customers...
European School Survey Project on Alcohol and Other Drugs, showed that in 2003 90% or more of the teenagers interviewed in 35 countries had been drinking at least once. In United States “approximately 5000 young people under the age of 21 die as a result of underage drinking” each year (“Underage”). And...
protected is a safer and beneficial way of living for so many reasons listed below
If you are caught with a fake identity your Penalty will result in : Imprisonment for 5 years.
In this generation the entire population is using the internet in ways to...
or organisations with the right to request information held by the public authority. The public authority have to tell the applicant whether it holds information, it must provide that within 20days of the applicants request.
Computer misuse act 1990
The computer misuse act is a law in the UK...
November 17, 2011
We Are No Longer Safe On-line
The dawn of 21st century witnessed one of the most rapidly growing inventions in the field of internet. This is growing as fast as wild weed and it is called social networking. The basic...
talk about the examples of misuse of social networking sites and the dangers they pose for teenagers, as well as the right attitudes to social networking online.
Examples of misusing social networking sites include cyberbullying, compensated dating and mass suicide. Bullying is not only popular in...
American teenagers use the internet (Yahoo!) and kids aged 12- 17 use the internet around 16.7 hours a week (Study on Internet Effect on Children). Although the internet has enabled the youth to access more academic information, the overexposure to its usage can alter a child’s development...
they become a habit that is hard to break (Kidshealth "Prescription").
Another disadvantage of prescribed drugs are misuse. According to the article "The Pros and Cons of Prescription Drugs" on the Livestrong internet site prescription drugs are subject to misuse by those who were not intended to...