5 Famous #Whatsapp Safety Tips

5 Famous #Whatsapp Safety Tips

Online Safety
We all love WhatsApp, it’s for free, most people are on it, and is way cheaper than an SMS. For friends living abroad, it’s the quickest way to stay in touch. So I thought these 5 famous safety tips are a must for you to have an awesome time online. 1. The most important part of our online lives! #Privacy, yeah you can choose what is visible to the general public and what is not, you reach this option by clicking on Settings > Account > Privacy 2. Another important feature, missed by most in the digital world is #BackUp, yup for all of those using whatsapp professionally, or just like saving their chats, this is an awesome feature. Can be used by clicking on Settings > Chats> Chat Backup…
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Super Safe Tweeting!

Super Safe Tweeting!

Online Safety
Twitter rocks! Yes it does ;). Though there are times when things don’t go our way, we are part of conversations that really don’t match our taste. Our passwords are not up to the mark and at times we really do not know how to get help. Well the answers is simple @Safety, quite obvious, Twitter has it all mapped out to ensure you have an incredible experience online. For example keeping your data protected, in the "Control what Others Can see about you" section: It’s important that you know how to manage your Twitter profile. Start with these steps: Protected Tweets: if you want to control who sees your updates, you may choose to protect your Tweets. Accounts with protected Tweets require manual approval of each and every person…
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5 Steps to An Unhackable Password!

5 Steps to An Unhackable Password!

Online Safety
India seems to have gone on digital overdrive since 8th of November, since Prime Minister Modi made the explosive announcement of #demonetization. Various mobile wallet companies have seen an immense increase in user base, we are constantly bombarded with ads on television/radio/social media about the ease of going digital. Its true, debit cards and wallets are really easy to use, but if we are too casual with them, they are even easier to misuse. #CyberCrime has not been on the priority list of the Police as there are very few users ( only 15% of the population ) and hence low crime rate. Now with India going digital, specially with our finances this equation is about to change massively. We are encouraging everyone to migrate to digital platforms for our…
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Most Decisions Made After 2 In The Night Are Usually Crazy

Most Decisions Made After 2 In The Night Are Usually Crazy

Social Surfing
"Most decisions made after 2 in the night are usually crazy" (as we know from #HowIMetYourMother). Well, on that day, it was about 2:15 am when my first alarm went off. I generally hate alarms, except for on days when I have to wake up for a cricket match or shoot some hoops or drive far away. In this case, it was the third scenario. As we were heading out to the hills for our first out of station #SocialSurfing workshop. #SocialSurfing has been quite the adventure- we managed 36 workshops across India in its 1st phase, presented the outcomes in New York at the 60th Commission on Status of Women, made a documentary in Varanasi. All these together added to the movement on cyber literacy, if not leading it.…
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Facebook launches New and Improved Safety Centre

Facebook launches New and Improved Safety Centre

Social Surfing
Today, one's identity is as much a product of their school, college, workplace, family, country, as it is about their presence on social media. And the first among equals when it comes to social media, is undoubtedly Facebook. Having literally changed the DNA of communication and social interaction in the past decade and a half, Facebook has constantly been coming up with updates and new features, to make social media an integral part of society. When it comes to social media, one of the key aspects of interaction on social media, which has come under the scanner more often than not, is the aspect of safety and security of a person in the online space. As more of the world becomes a part of social media platforms, issues of cyber…
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