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Tag: Online safety

  • Online safety seminars

    Online safety seminars

    Educating New Zealand seniors about the importance of online safety Since starting business in 2005, Geeks on Wheels has been helping New Zealander’s both young and old with online safety. In the last 20 years, the online landscape has evolved significantly, not only in New Zealand but across the world. Now, the lives of Kiwis…

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  • An overview of Nigel Latta’s “You’ve been scammed”

    An overview of Nigel Latta’s “You’ve been scammed”

    Respected clinical psychologist Nigel Latta is the host and presenter of a new 4-part TV documentary aired in July on TVNZ and TVNZ+. “You’ve been scammed by Nigel Latta” brings together Nigel Latta and an array of New Zealand internet safety experts to show how scammers can exploit Kiwis. And most importantly, how we can…

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  • Romance Scams in 2023

    Romance Scams in 2023

    Hey, Geek fans, with Valentine’s Day just around the corner it’s the month of love! Which means some of us will be craving some extra TLC this February! With social media and online dating, it is easier than ever to find romantic connections with people from all over the world! But, along with convenience, connecting…

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  • Keeping the kids safe online this Summer

    Keeping the kids safe online this Summer

    Hi Geeks! With the school holidays underway, we know there are plenty of kids and teens looking forward to spending some well-earned relaxation time surfing the web. As a parent or caregiver, it’s your job to make sure they do so safely, so we’ve put together a few tips to keep the kids safe online.…

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  • Black Friday Safety Tips 2021 | Shopping Online

    Black Friday Safety Tips 2021 | Shopping Online

    Hi, Geeks! Who’s looking forward to some great Black Friday deals? Got your eye on something? Black Friday and Cyber Monday are great times to get good deals online. However, it’s also important to stay safe. That’s why this month we’re discussing some Black Friday safety tips in 2021 when shopping online. Black Friday 2021…

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