Is Your Cellphone Getting in the Way of Your Personal Relationships?

Oct 4, 2012 15:31:37Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Is Your Cellphone Getting in the Way of Your Personal Relationships?  Have you heard of nomophobia? It's a term that describes the fear of being without your cellphone. It might sound silly, but it's something that many people feel anxious about. If you find it difficult to power down your phone, or obsessively look for missed calls or texts, then you may be a nomophobe, accordin... Read More

New Online Dating Site is Just for Students

Oct 3, 2012 12:58:18Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

New Online Dating Site is Just for Students School is back in swing, and college campuses are once again full of co-eds hustling to and from class and cramming for exams. University lifestyle isn't solely about education - for many, it's an opportunity for romance. Some students may find it difficult to find dates, either because they're too busy or ... Read More

Do Cellphones Have a Place in the Classroom?

Oct 2, 2012 10:35:01Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Do Cellphones Have a Place in the Classroom? With the increase in the number of young people who use mobile devices, a debate has sparked among teachers, parents and students - should cellphones be allowed in the classroom? While some argue that mobile technologies are a distraction and can only cause trouble in an educational setting, others say that smartphones... Read More

Researchers Find Link Between Late-Night Cellphone Use, Teenage Mental Health Issues

Oct 1, 2012 16:44:10Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Researchers Find Link Between Late-Night Cellphone Use, Teenage Mental Health Issues A recent study from the University of Tokyo finds that teenagers who use their cellphone after going to bed for the night are at a higher risk of poor mental health, including suicidal thoughts and the propensity to inflict self harm. The study's conductors speculate that teens who are up late on their cellphones a... Read More

Survey: Many Baby Boomers Lack Digital Security Knowhow

Oct 1, 2012 16:17:52Posted by John Skorick, MyAKA Founder & CEO

Survey: Many Baby Boomers Lack Digital Security Knowhow   The Baby Boomer generation has always embraced change, which may explain why many members of the demographic are keen to keep up with the latest technology, from smartphones to tablets. However, some tech-savvy adults may be lacking when it comes to safeguarding their devices, according to a survey from AVG Technologie... Read More

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