[PRESS] Christian Today "Are generation Z internet junkies?" #DigitalParenting

Another day, another survey.... covered in ChristianToday.com: A new survey has revealed that a shocking two in five teenagers believe they are addicted to the internet. It's not unusual to walk along the street and see almost everyone glued to a screen; whether that be a Smartphone, tablet or even a laptop. In fact, it's more remarkable to see someone without at least one of their hands tapping away on a digital device; especially if…

[PRESS] #DigitalParenting Reviewed by Graham Beattie on @RadioLiveNZ

  Thanks to Graham Beattie for his very positive review on Radio Live, New Zealand ... apologies to the author of the other book as they enthusiastically discussed mine for quite some time! Got to love Google Alerts for letting me know, and the internet for enabling me to listen to this only a few hours after it was broadcast on the other side of the world.  

FREE Magazine #DigitalParenting

Well, you may know what I think about the term 'digital native', but this is an interesting infographic...  from the 2014 edition of Vodafone Digital Parenting magazine (you can access previous editions), this is always a well-produced magazine, with lots of practical tips. As a mobile provider, Vodafone is clearly keen that parents feel comfortable with their children using technology, and with the support of the government, have continued to provide this material, particularly designed for schools.…

[PAPER] Propaganda with a Mission: Learning from the Second World War for the Christian Sector in a Digital Age

A paper submitted for the first European Association for the Study of Religion, Economics, and Culture, to be held in September in Durham: In the Second World War, British propaganda posters were circulated using the techniques of persuasion, education, information, celebration, encouragement, morale boosting, and identification of enemies to encourage civilians to understand and undertake their responsibilities in ‘The People’s War’. In the face of oft-reported declines in church membership, there is urgency for the…