Cyberculture

Steps to Secure Your Cyber Business and Life

As Internet diffuses, the world will continue to transition markets and businesses into the cyberspace from the meatspace. Consequently, individuals, firms and nations will do more transactions online. Online business and communication offer speed, efficiency and cost reduction
Jan 7, 2015 |

To Outsource Cyber Security Training or Not

Do you have the adequate skills, experience and time in house to deliver IT security training? Are you wanting to achieve or maintain the ISO27001 standard? For most companies, whilst they may have analysed and identified the training needs of their staff, particularly if they are progressing towards or have already achieved ISO27001, it is a time...
Dec 31, 2014 |

Cyber Security For Businesses

With the growth in the use of the internet by small and medium sized businesses and the threat posed to their activities by cyber crime, the Parliamentary Yearbook is, as part of its ongoing coverage feature of security issues, carrying a major piece in the next edition on Government and industry's efforts to increase cyber security. For the first...
Dec 31, 2014 |

Cyber Crime: The Tool, the Weapon and the Hobby

Governments continue to warn businesses that they aren't doing enough to shore up their cyber security. In contrast, a range of surveys tell us that businesses feel otherwise. Perhaps this is because a crucial point is disappearing through the communications cracks: anyone can commit cyber crime.
Dec 23, 2014 |

Want to send SMS, go the Cyber way

The option of sending SMS, has always been helpful for those who find it extremely difficult to express their feelings verbally. This is the main reason why the culture of sending SMS is presently emerging as a hot obsession amongst young guys and girls. The main reason behind the development of this SMS craze is that today people have almost no...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Protecting Your Business From Cyber Crime

Cyber crime costs the UK economy around 27 billion a year. The average cost of it to a small business is 4,000 a year. These worrying statistics were highlighted in a recent report published by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) in collaboration with the Home Office and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.
Dec 23, 2014 |

Cyber Bullying Must Be Addressed

In order to understand the theoretical construct of iPredator, in relationship to cyber bullying, the reader will benefit from first reviewing the definition. The definition of iPredator developed by this writer in 2011 is as follows:  iPredator: A child, adult or group who engages in exploitation, victimization, stalking, theft or...
Dec 23, 2014 |

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Contains weblogs, books and reviews, and cyberculture resources.
May 4, 2016 |

Cybersociology

Non-profit and multidisciplinary webzine that provides critical discussions about the Internet, cyberspace, cyberculture, and online life.
May 4, 2016 |

A cold shoulder to Cuba

For more than half a century US presidents have wrestled with Cuba. Fidel Castro’s communist revolution in 1959 turned what had been a friendly nearby island escape for American tourists into a... Read More

Youth move: Why crown prince may struggle to win over young Saudis

The naming of 31-year-old Mohammed bin Salman as Saudi Arabia's crown prince was more than a power play. For more than half a century, the Saudi throne has been passed down between the... Read More

Health care: vote delayed, but calls to address costs keep growing

Senate Republicans have been forced into postponing major health care legislation in the United States Senate, and the backdrop is partly the difficult economics of health care: Costs for average... Read More