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 |

Now on the threshold of the French presidency, who is Marine Le Pen?

When Marine Le Pen was a child growing up in Paris, her friends never slept over – their parents wouldn’t allow it. Ms. Le Pen describes in her autobiography, “A Contre Flots,” or “Against the... Read More

Witnesses to execution test a 'somber civic duty'

Dale Baich has watched 13 people die in the Arizona death chamber. One in particular has stayed with him: convicted murderer Joe Woods, who took nearly two hours to die. In some respects, Mr.... Read More

For Turkey's Erdoğan, new powers present fresh challenges

Dressed all in black and with a string of prayer beads wrapped around his wrist, the bearded election monitor in Istanbul's conservative Fatih district predicted that a “yes” result to expand... Read More