TITLE

No Dog Days This Summer

AUTHOR(S)
Wickham, Rhonda
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Wireless Week;6/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents views and insights of the author concerning the use of Internet and mobile devices as tools for learning, safety, and efficiency. Mobile security company AdaptiveMobile has sent out an alert that cyber-bullying of schoolchildren is an escalating problem. In Japan, the government is urging parents as well as schools to discourage the use of Internet-linking cell phones, suggesting that the use will surely lead to crime.
ACCESSION #
32526064

 

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