Pinpal the hot new dating service for Pinterest or an April fools joke?

The headline on Pinpal states – The new casual dating service for Pinterest fans. It’s more than influence – it’s Pinfluence!! I first noticed this today on @dannybrown ‘s website where he had the shocking title of PinPal Wants to Use Your Friends to Create a Sex Meat Market This created a lot of chatter and comments from various people including many tweets from Jimmy the co-founder of Pinpal – @pinpalwizard who obviously wasn’t happy that people were not saying good things about his site, which has just been launched in beta – midnight on the 31st of March. Great […]

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Helping kids learn about Virtual Lives – Gaming and Networking.

Tuesday the 8th of February 2011 is Safer Internet Day.  Safer Internet Day is organised by Insafe to promote safer and more responsible use of mobile and online technology for children and young people around the world. Insafe are Co-funded by The European Union. This is the 8th year that Safer Internet Day will be celebrated, last year saw 500 events in 65 countries worldwide. Each year Insafe chooses a different theme for people to base the activities on. This year is its Virtual lives, and the slogan is – Its more than a game, its your life.  Virtual lives: […]

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Safe Social Networking for our kids!

Whether you like it or not your child will probably have access to a computer and the internet at a very early age, by the age of 5 these children will be able to use many areas of a computer and surprisingly enough the first thing they remember is how to connect to the internet.   Has your young child asked for a Facebook account yet?   Sites like Facebook MySpace and Twitter are being blocked from many school networks as they are not suitable for young children, which is right those sites are not, but young children are aware of these […]

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