ideas, innovations and apps for social work in the age of smartphones and social media 

10 Really, Really Simple Things To Protect Your ICT Privacy

Kashmir Hill, who describres herself as „a privacy pragmatist, writing about the intersection of law, technology, social media and our personal information” shared “10 Incredibly Simple Things You Should Be … Continue reading

August 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

An Interactive Guide To Staying Safe On The Internet [INFOGRAPHIC]

Dirk Tiu from Open Colleges Australia referred me to an interactive guide on internet safety that a team at Open Colleges recently developed. The guide that is designed like an … Continue reading

June 19, 2013 · 2 Comments

Online access for disabled people | Go ON Gold

Go ON Gold is a british campaign to raise awareness about the barriers faced by disabled people in accessing computers and the Internet, and to help remove those barriers. You … Continue reading

September 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

10 Online Security Tips for Gen Y

by Skyler King, If you are part of Generation Y then your daily life is all about being connected. Tweeting, friending, and googling is routine, but protecting yourself from … Continue reading

August 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Humanizing Computer Aids Affects Trust And Dependence

Computerized aids that include person-like characteristics can influence trust and dependence among adults, according to a Clemson University researcher. A recently published study by Clemson University psychology associate professor Richard Pak … Continue reading

July 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

How Mobile Technologies Are Shaping a New Generation – Tammy Erickson – Harvard Business Review

by Tammy Erickson The cohort I like to call the “Re-Generation” began to take shape around 2008. Individuals at the formative ages of 11 to 13, those born after about … Continue reading

June 13, 2012 · Leave a comment
Lutz Siemer

Lutz Siemer

Education, Research & Development in Social Work & IT After working as an alternative practitioner and psychotherapist in private practice for nearly ten years I stepped over to higher education in 2005. At Saxion University of Applied Sciences I lecture and do research and development in the area of Social Work, Psychology and IT. Currently I'm focussing on merging mobile technology and social work.

Personal Links

View Full Profile →

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.


Mobile Social Work on Twitter


Mobile Social Work on Facebook


Mobile Social Work on Google+


Social Mobile Work on Tumblr


Subscribe to Posts

The Fair(er) Phone:

FairPhone | A seriously cool smartphone. Putting social values first