How Outdated Laws on Internet Communications Affects you

Steven From our Perspective

While we would like to think of the internet as a playground, where we can freely post ideas, opinions, and share information from the safety, security, and privacy behind our monitors, the United States federal government says otherwise. Even before the creation of the internet as we know it today, the United States government has issued rules and regulations, many of which you may not be aware of. Laws, such as the Electronic Communication Privacy Act of 1986, were created in response to the world that was rapidly starting to connect at …

Social Media: Privacy Friend or Foe?

Steven Informative Internet Guides

Like many people, I’m assuming that you have a social media account be it a Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Instagram, Snapchat, etc. The list of sites, which encourage you to enter your personal information for the sake of interaction with others, is exhaustive. But just how secure are these sites, what do they use your information for, and how do you make sure that your information is protected? Aside from entering things such as your personal phone number, address, and other bits of personal information that you’d rather not a complete …