The big buzz today among Internet users is how to make the web safer for children. With threats of cyberbullying, online predators, and pornography, governments and community groups around the world have begun conversations about how to make the cyber-world safer. February 12, 2008, was Safer Internet Day. Educators around the world dedicated time to reflect on and raise awareness about the issues of Internet safety. The European Commission organized a Youth Forum on Safer Internet. Twenty-seven young people (12-19 years old) met in Brussels
Our programmers are at it again with another update to the Covenant Eyes Accountability and Filter products. This time for both Mac and Windows! The updated versions are now available at the Covenant Eyes Download Center. The new release of 4.2.8 for Windows includes several features. Added compatibility with Radialpoint Security Software. Several minor bugs are fixed. The Mac client received support for proxies as well as adding compatibility for content filtering web proxies. All in all this update provides a good set of fixes and added compatibility for the Windows program and a nice feature upgrade for the Mac. … Continue reading →
A brand new resource is available today for those who feel caught in the grip of pornography addiction. The “Freedom Begins Here” tool kits are available for purchase online (available in select stores later this year). This is a quality DVD series that will teach clear strategies for those struggling with sexual temptation to understand their needs, find inspiration to be transformed, and develop a means of personal accountability. A church tool kit is also available that gives church leaders resources to help their members with habitual sin. All of these tool kits have a Covenant Eyes CD included in … Continue reading →
“Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that’s the stuff life is made of.” – Benjamin Franklin – My wife is pregnant, about 8 week along now, and I’m getting a front row seat on the adventures of morning sickness. Recently, my wife was perusing the website called iVillage, a woman-oriented online community, where a number of discussion boards exist for women to converse about hot topics such as beauty, cooking, dating, gardening, money, pets, pregnancy, relationship problems, weddings, and just about everything else. As she was looking for topics started by pregnant women, a couple of … Continue reading →
“Bringing people together in love and faith.” This is the tagline of BigChurch.com. And who owns this online service: Penthouse Media Group, Inc., publisher of Penthouse Magazine. That’s right. BigChurch is just one of many online dating networks where users log on, create a personal profile, and meet others who share similar spiritual beliefs. Christian community (and maybe a date) an easy click away, brought to you by one of the world’s largest pornography providers.