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What should Lerato do?

by: admin - 16 July 2018

What should Lerato do?

Lerato’s situation is stressful. Having someone you trust leak your nudes is an incredible invasion of your privacy and can leave you feeling incredibly vulnerable.  If you ever find yourself in a regretful situation online, like Lerato’s, here are helpful steps you should take:  Keep calm It may not look like it at this point,...

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Top 3 online scams to be careful of

by: Tshituku Ndadza - 18 June 2018

Top 3 online scams to be careful of

Nowadays, the internet is the quickest way to get things done. From communicating to banking. From entertainment to starting businesses. Unfortunately, there are people who take advantage of that. Cybercriminals are using technology with the intent to do harm through various digital networks. Their mission is usually to steal personal information and generate a profit....

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Issascam: Real Life Story

by: Tshituku Ndadza - 12 June 2018

Issascam: Real Life Story

Joanne, the internet sensation, is not the only scammer out there. The internet is a world filled with opportunity, but unfortunately there is also a very dark side. Just last year nearly 200 victims came forward in the “naked pics for cash” scam that was blown wide open by the South African Community Crime Watch...

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Shekhinah:The Ilizwe Lam ambassador

by: Tshituku Ndadza - 7 June 2018

Shekhinah:The Ilizwe Lam ambassador

The Ilizwe Lam campaign has reached the halfway mark, and is going strong.  The internet safety campaign which launched on 25 April announced singer Shekhinah as the ambassador of the campaign last week. “I chose to get involved with Ilizwe Lam because I felt passionate about being the change that I want to see. The...

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Online friends: Don’t be catfished

by: admin - 17 May 2018

Online friends: Don’t be catfished

Ever been catfished? So “catfish” is the term used to refer to someone who pretends to be someone else, especially on the internet. A catfish use fake pictures to disguise who they truly are and recreate or impersonate an identity. The term catfish comes from a television and documentary about the topic. In 2012, MTV...

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Top 5 questions you should ask yourself before you share online

by: - 9 May 2018

Top 5 questions you should ask yourself before you share online

Social media seems to take up quite a lot of space in our lives. Not only are we scrolling through our timelines and seeing what everyone else is sharing, we are also sharing and creating an online image of ourselves. It is easy to get consumed by this culture of sharing so it is important...

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Top 5 things you didn’t know about reporting

by: admin - 7 May 2018

Top 5 things you didn’t know about reporting

Facebook is a massive world of information, from breaking news, upcoming events and updates from family and friends. In the past few years, it has also become a powerful platform for debate and conversations that reflects the diversity of a community of more than two billion people. In between all of the debate, people post...

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Meet Ilizwe Lams Top 5 digital hustlers

by: admin - 29 April 2018

Meet Ilizwe Lams Top 5 digital hustlers

Is it difficult to imagine spending just one day without being online? You’re not alone.  Whether it is updating our family and friends about what is on our minds or catching up on the news,  the internet has become an ordinary part of our day-to-day. Instead of using the internet just for socialising, there are...

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3 ways to look after your digital footprint

by: admin - 19 April 2018

3 ways to look after your digital footprint

Your digital footprint is the mark you leave online, and unless you are careful, things can get messy. So as the ever-wise DJ Khaled told us, don’t play yourself.  Next time you start to type that Facebook rant or angry response in the family WhatsApp group ask yourself, do I really want to post this? Facebook...

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Take your business to the next level with Digify PRO Start UP

by: admin - 14 September 2017

Take your business to the next level with Digify PRO Start UP

Facebook Africa and Livity Africa are on a mission to digify businesses owned by young people through Digify PRO StartUp. The programme is aimed at helping youth-enterprises become competitive – through digital skills, in particular understanding Facebook and Instagram as business tools. With over 14 million users in South Africa, Facebook is the biggest online...

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