How Young Is Too Young for a Cellphone?

How Young Is Too Young for a Cellphone?

Thomas Walk - Apr 12, 2017

There are some very good reasons to keep smartphones, tablets, and computers out of the hands of young children during the crucial stages of their development. Smartphones can warp the social development of a child at its most crucial stage. Security concerns, privacy issues and cyberbullying are ugly realities that a child is hard pressed to deal with.

  • The 10 Best GPS Devices for 10 Different Sports

    Stephen Schroeder - Mar 24, 2017

    Many outdoor activities like hiking, fishing and paragliding rely on geolocation data for navigation and safety. GPS technology has enabled users to focus more not only the actual physical exercise of outdoor activities, but also the natural environment they are adventuring in.

  • Employee GPS Tracking: Challenges and Best Practices

    Stephen Schroeder - Mar 10, 2017

    Consider the case of Myrna Arias. Her employer, Intermex Wire Transfer, afforded her a company-issued smartphone so she could receive calls from clients at any hour. She was asked to keep the device on at all times. She agreed to be monitored during working hours, but there was no way for her to specifically turn off the GPS tracking. Her manager...

  • Your 2G Device Will Soon Be Useless

    Thomas Walk - Mar 08, 2017

    With the deprecation of 2G networks around the world, devices that rely on 2G protocols for data transmissions will soon be useless. It is recommended to choose 3G devices at a minimum.