A leading group of pediatricians says parents need to know that unrestricted use of smartphones and social media could have serious consequences for their kids.
By its very nature, the media has given even the most modest of users an overinflated sense of self-importance. It has turned the egotistical and self-absorbed athlete into an even larger bigger-than-life entity.
As elusive street artist Banksy continues his month-long “residency” in New York, devoted fans are watching every day to find out where his latest work might turn up.
Tributes to a notorious Tompkins Square Park street figure have been appearing on social media, amid reports that he was found dead this weekend.
How’s this for a status update? Your Facebook friends may affect your eligibility for a loan with certain companies.
Social media has become an integral part of our lives — but what you put on sites like Facebook and Twitter could get you fired.
Some of the most controversial decisions in the world of professional sports are being influenced by just how many people can see, react and share what they are feeling within minutes.
A recent national survey called rudeness a “national crisis,” with 70 percent of respondents blaming technology for the spike in disrespect.
A disturbing new trend has left teens and women dangerously infatuated with thin legs and thigh gaps, now some of them are going to risky extremes in their quest for ‘the inner gap’.
How many admissions officers are using the internet to screen applicants? What kind of online behavior affects a student’s admission to the college of their choice?
Call it a sign of the times. Police officers with the 44th Precinct — an area that includes the south Bronx and Yankee Stadium — are turning to the Internet to help fight crime.
Andrea Syrtash, relationship expert and c0-author of It’s Okay To Sleep With Him On The First Date And Every Other Rule Of Dating Debunked, stopped by The Couch to weigh in on the effect of the Internet in the world of dating.
Authorities announced an arrest warrant has been issued for Dennis Mamrosz, 24, of Yonkers. Mamrosz is currently in Westchester County jail on unrelated charges.
The superintendent for the West Islip school district said 12 students used Facebook to cheat on their biology homework and exam.
Christie Garton, founder of UChic, tells us how to clean up your online image.