Monday, April 27, 2015

Internet Safety and Information - what data do the big companies collect?

Technology is a wonderful thing. It lets us connect, explore, learn and create. However, there are some drawbacks and everyone is concerned about their data and what the big tech companies collect about them.

I'm a huge user and proponent of Google Apps, but I'm also careful with what I put online anywhere.

This infographic shows some of the data and information that Google, Facebook and Apple have and collect about their users. It is a good resource to use when teaching digital literacy and internet safety.

Apple, Google and Facebook Tracking.
The Loss of Privacy from Google Apple and Facebook
Compliments of

More resources:

10 Tech Skills Every Student Should Have

How to Evaluate Web Resources

Internet Safety Resources:

Internet Safety Resources - help students stay safe online

Discovery Education Web 20.11 - great internet safety resources.

Google Good to Know - online safety and data info

Google Family Safety Center - help promote safety online.

Web safety resource

Google Plus now open to Teens, with safety features

PBS Teachers - Excellent Resources for Educators - has resources on internet safety

Top 10 Resources from Discovery Education - all free - internet safety lessons too



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