The Smart Girl's Guide to Privacy

Practical Tips for Staying Safe Online

Author: Violet Blue

Publisher: No Starch Press

ISBN: 1593276486

Category: Computers

Page: 176

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“An illuminating handbook for women.” —ELLE Magazine “The Smart Girl's Guide to Privacy is a straight-forward how-to for protecting your privacy and undermining the social media settings that want you to share potentially intimate details with the world...I found the book alarmingly handy.” —Bitch Magazine “For girls and women in the technological age, this guide to Internet safety is a must-read. It’s a young woman’s invaluable guide to empowerment, addressing not only the why of keeping strong boundaries but the how.” —Foreword Reviews The whirlwind of social media, online dating, and mobile apps can make life a dream—or a nightmare. For every trustworthy website, there are countless jerks, bullies, and scam artists who want to harvest your personal information for their own purposes. But you can fight back, right now. In The Smart Girl’s Guide to Privacy, award-winning author and investigative journalist Violet Blue shows you how women are targeted online and how to keep yourself safe. Blue’s practical, user-friendly advice will teach you how to: -Delete personal content from websites -Use website and browser privacy controls effectively -Recover from and prevent identity theft -Figure out where the law protects you—and where it doesn’t -Set up safe online profiles -Remove yourself from people-finder websites Even if your privacy has already been compromised, don’t panic. It’s not too late to take control. Let The Smart Girl’s Guide to Privacy help you cut through the confusion and start protecting your online life.
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Combatting "Slut" Shaming

Author: Susan Meyer

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1508171106

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

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All types of bullying are toxic, but one kind known as slut shaming can have particularly nasty consequences. Slut shaming supports a culture that tries to control women’s choices. This culture leads to higher rates of sexual assault, depression, and even suicide. Women who are slut shamed online face additional harm to their reputations, particularly in their college and professional careers. This important resource will explain what slut shaming is, why it is so harmful, and how to stop feeding into the culture that supports it.
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The Smart Girl's Guide to God, Guys, and the Galaxy

Save the Drama! and 100 Other Practical Tips for Teens

Author: Susie Shellenberger,Kristin Weber

Publisher: Barbour Publishing

ISBN: 1630580376

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 224

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The Smart Girl’s Guide to God, Guys, and the Galaxy melds spiritual and practical advice with humor—a winning combination for teens trying to navigate the ups and downs of life with grace and confidence. Girls will be encouraged and challenged with sound, biblically-based advice equipping them to stand up for their faith and live the Christian walk every day—plus, they’ll encounter some fun, common-sense tips along the way. Each of the 101 accessible chapters wraps up with relevant scripture selections and thought-provoking questions, making The Smart Girl’s Guide a perfect book to work through with friends or small groups.
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Proceedings of the Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2019

Author: Kohei Arai,Rahul Bhatia,Supriya Kapoor

Publisher: Springer Nature

ISBN: 3030325237

Category: Computers

Page: 983

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This book presents state-of-the-art intelligent methods and techniques for solving real-world problemsand offers a vision of future research. Featuring 143 papers from the 4th Future Technologies Conference, held in San Francisco, USA, in 2019, it covers a wide range of important topics, including, but not limited to, computing, electronics, artificial intelligence, robotics, security and communications and their applications to the real world. As such, it is an interesting, exciting and inspiring read.
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Girl Talk

Author: Lizzie Cox

Publisher: QEB Publishing

ISBN: 9781682971970

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

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This essential guide to growing up for girls covers everything children have always wanted to know but were afraid to ask. Friendly and funny text features case studies and questions from 'real-life' anonymous readers to encourage the idea that different experiences are still normal. Subjects that might seem daunting to readers are covered with sensitivity and quirky humour. Puberty and personal hygiene are covered in detail, as are relationships in and out of school, including different types of bullying and how to stay safe online. The guides describe what happens when – and most importantly, why – making growing up a little less scary.
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