Xml – Software & Online Technology

12 May 02 2002 XML Europe Conferences

Transcripts and references of 2002 XML Europe Conference will be soon online.


05 Mar 02 Your Children And The Internet

With children able to get online easily today, it is more important than ever to provide some additional attention to their activities online. What you may not want to think about or know is that children are often the subjects of abuse on the web if not more. There are predators lurking and it is incredibly important for every parent to do something about this problem. The first thing that you need to do is to realize that your family needs protection.

Start off by talking to your children about being safe online. Not telling people their last name, not giving personal information out and to chat only with people that you approve are all good places to start. You can also help everyone by putting the computer in your home in an open area so that you can easily see what they are doing at any time. What’s more, teach them about online strangers and how they are just as dangerous as those that they could meet in public.

A key are the parental controls that many online service providers offer today. These can help you to monitor what they are doing and help you to keep them off of websites that they may not be right for. Protecting kids on the internet is a must.

05 Feb 02 Meeting Others On The Internet

With the lure of the internet, more and more people are turning to it to find friendship or more. Meeting people on the internet is not necessarily a bad thing. In fact, there are many strong relationships that have come from it that could not have happened any other way. Yet, there are some important considerations for anyone to do to be sure that they remain safe and happy with the situation.

The first thing for you to do is to be careful with the information that you put out there. There is never a reason to share financial or personal information with people you have just met. Be wary of people that you know that have somehow become friends and now need your money and your help. Be careful but do not stop looking for the rewards of these friendships because of these worries.

It can be an enjoyable experience to meet people on the internet. You can find close friends and even romances this with. For those that are limited by time and energy or just can not seem to do this in person, the internet is a vast opportunity and one that should not be limited. Go ahead and get started on your search for someone that will help to create a friendship for you.