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  • Texting
    Parents guide to teenager slang
    Have you ever walked in a room and your child suddenly logs off or closes their laptop? Have you tried discreetly snooping on your child's internet activities and emails, but can't understand the acronyms they are using? If you feel lost...
  • Man jailed for texting ex
    Man jailed for texting ex: Creepy text abusing man jailed, sent 22K texts to ex
    A man jailed for his creepy, stalking text messages to an ex girlfriend will have a few months behind bars to contemplate his pestering ways. Perhaps someone should tell this niggling French man that he gets one outgoing call – and he better...
  • Student sends naked photo to her father
    Recent college grad accidentally sends naked photo to her dad via text
    A recent college graduate thought she was sending a naked text photo to a boyfriend, but soon realized it was uploading and sent to her dad’s digits --- OMG. Yesterday a twitter account with the name of nyyy nyyy @dearfashion, who may have...
  • feminist phone intervention
    This Fake Phone Number Teaches Creepy Bar Flys About Feminism
    Women everywhere give men fake numbers when they don’t want to give out their real ones. It’s stupid that men feel entitled to a phone number, even when it’s clear that the woman is not interested.The “feminist phone...
  • For your safety: understanding computer terms for illegal activity, “smishing”
    For your safety: understanding computer terms for illegal activity, “smishing”
    Last week’s article about phishing explained it’s a computer term for illegally getting personal information using phone calls and emails to contact potential victims. Today, the topic is the similar-sounding, “smishing.”...
  • Distracted driving tour coming to Middletown
    Save a Life Distracted Driving tour to come to Middletown
    Butler County Safe Communities and the Safety Council of Southwestern Ohio want Butler County teens to stop driving distracted! April is National Distracted Driving Month and the Save A Life Distracted Driving Tour will be at Middletown High...
  • Cowardly Cockroaches
    Cowardly cockroaches send bad news via text
    Email or text, what kind of adult, man or woman, would use this as a means of ending a relationship or sending bad news to someone? As a nation, we are texting more than ever, and like society as a whole, the texts are getting worse and worse. The...
  • Don't text and drive
    Cleveland drivers should observe National Distracted Driving Awareness Month
    The school year is nearing an end, prom plans are being put into place, vacations are looming on the horizon, excitement is in the air. With all of this in mind, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) http://www.nhtsa.govhas...
  • Texting abbreviations and symbols
    Texting abbreviations and symbols
    Do you get confused with all the abbreviations and symbols people use when texting? Well here is everything you need to know to decipher what the person is really trying to say.TEXT MEANING#:-) Smiling with a fur hat%- ) Confused or merry%-(...
  • Keep Calm and Date Alot
    How to get the first date
    Every aspect of a relationship requires training and skills to move from the initial conversation, getting the first date, to managing a long term relationship. Captivating someone enough to exchange contact information (see the previous article,...
  • Life is what happens when you are busy texting
    Life is what happens when you are busy texting
    How much time do you spend texting on your smartphone?Texting is a convenient way to stay in touch with family, friends and colleagues. Anyone can do it, anywhere, anytime. But the immediate satisfaction of texting with someone comes at a great...
  • Iowa teen texts that he killed his mother
    Iowa teen on trial after text, "Dad, I killed mom accidentally. Come home now."
    The DesMoines Register reported a story on Friday about an Iowa teen’s shocking text to his father. The March 24th text read, “Dad, this is Noah, I killed Mom accidentally. I regret it. Come home now please.”Originally, William...
  • AT&T supports One Fund Boston
    AT&T sets up test-to-donate code for One Fund Boston
    AT&T is helping Boston and victims of the bombings that took place during the Boston Marathon in many ways.One of the ways, is allowing AT&T customers that wish to donate to the One Fun Boston, the ability to do it by text message. It'...
  • Dr. Henry T. Sampson
    Daily thought: BHM-Black man who invented key cell phone part
    Black History Month spot-lights a Black man named Henry T. Sampson for inventing the gamma-electric cell, making cell phones possible.Henry T. Sampson Jr. was the first African/Black American to achieve an MS degree in Nuclear Engineering where...
  • Newspaper Nails
    Newspaper Nails
    Newspaper nails are a fun and creative way to have unique nails. This look works best with a light color nail polish such as a nudes, creams and whites. The darker the nail polish color you choose the harder it is to see the text.All you need is...