6 Things You Can do to Keep Your Kids Safe at New Year’s

Will Your Teen be Safe on New Year's Eve? Kids, when little typically would want to spend New Year's Eve with Mom and Dad or other family members and you'd be fairly certain they would be safe. Once kids become Teens, New Year's Eve is an exciting holiday for late parties and loud celebrations, but to you, a concerned parent, New Year's comes with a number of concerns for your teen's safety. There are tragedies every year on New Year's involving alcohol and driving. As a parent you want to keep your children safe, but also let them have a fun time with friends. You'll have to make some tough calls that your kids may not be too happy about, but following these six things you can do to help keep your kids safe will give you some ease: [list style="gg"] A safe place to [...]

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Top Searches of 2013 According to Bing

What were the Most Popular Searches of 2013? This year brought in billions of Bing searches. Searchers wanted details on everything from the top movies to controversial sports stars. Yearly search trends give us insight on what has captured the attention of people all over the world. According to Bing the top searches include search data from the United States, United Kingdom, Spain, Japan, Italy, India, Germany, France, China, Canada, Australia, and Brazil. A wide range of movies were released this year. Everything from sci-fi to dramas topped the searches. The number one movie searched in 2013 was the much anticipated "Iron Man 3" film. The animated film "Despicable Me 2" was the sequel to "Despicable Me" and came in at number three in the searches for movies. The remake of the [...]

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Hire a Safe Santa Claus This Year

Children know Santa Claus as a wholesome, giving, grandpa figure, and it is best he stays that way. We seem to be hearing more and more stories each year of Santa Claus getting fired and even arrested. The last thing you want your kids to see is a handcuffed Santa Claus being led away by police. That would typically results in your kids asking you the question, "How is he going to bring us our toys if he's in jail?" This is not an easy or fun predicament for a parent or child to be in. So what can you do to make sure you hire a safe Santa Claus? Finding the Right Mr. Claus First of all, how do you hire a Santa? Does he have an 800 number? Is he listed? Maybe you have a Christmas party, festive gathering, or corporate event scheduled for the holidays and a guy wearing [...]

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Top 5 Song Searches on Google’s List

Although 2013 has already produced unforgettable music moments, Google has already put down 2012's Top 5 Song Searches in Google's record books. New records have been set, dance moves introduced, and racy moments forever etched in our minds. The year isn't over yet and we already have a list of songs that have secured their place on the top 10 list of most searched songs on Google for 2013. Looking back at last year's top 10 most searched songs list, 2013's is going to look very different. Let's take a look at 2012's top five most searched songs. [list style="bl"]"Gangnam Style" easily secured the number one spot of the most searched song on Google for 2012. With over 1 billion views on YouTube, it was the 18th single by the South Korean musician, Psy. The lead single of [...]

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Internet Search Engines and Our Privacy

Privacy is important to all of us. It's understandable that we don't want our personal information available to anyone and everyone. With more and more of our lives being spent online we can't help but wonder how private our lives really are. Should we be worried about our privacy as we search the web? Let's take a look at what search engines really know about us. Each of us has an IP address that can be identified on every site we visit. The IP address doesn't give away personal information about us. You could look at it as your internet address, or your domain. An "unresolved" IP looks like a domain and includes information like, location, and internet provider. Let's say however, that you work for a company who names computers after their users; for example, [...]

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