TikTok Parental Controls You Must Use On Your Child’s Account

TikTok Parental Controls You Must Use On Your Child’s Account

First there was Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and now TikTok. TikTok is the latest (and very popular) social media platform to hit cell phones. However, just like all social media sites, parents are concerned about their child’s safety. This includes viewing inappropriate content, cyberbullying, and messages from strangers. Below, we discuss ..Continue Reading

iPhone Parental Controls To Restrict Your Kid’s Phone Use

iPhone Parental Controls To Restrict Your Kid’s Phone Use

iPhones are one of the most used mobile device brands by kids today. According to a recent study, about 83% of American teens own an iPhone. Even though it’s great for teens to have an iPhone and to start becoming independent, parents still have many concerns about them using their ..Continue Reading

Chrome Parental Controls Parents Should Use

Chrome Parental Controls Parents Should Use

The internet is an extremely useful place for children to learn, grow, and socialize. According to Pew Research, about 45% of teens say they are constantly online. However, as a parent, our number one goal is always to keep our children safe. Google Chrome is there to help parents having ..Continue Reading

Snapchat Parental Controls To Teach Children

Snapchat Parental Controls To Teach Children

Snapchat is becoming increasingly popular with each and every filter and effect being added to the app. Like most social media apps however, Snapchat has been raising red flags with parents everywhere. Basically, the app allows you to send pictures to other people using various filters and other edits. Many ..Continue Reading

3 YouTube Parental Controls You Should Be Using

3 YouTube Parental Controls You Should Be Using

YouTube has grown to be the platform for uploading and watching video content, even television shows and movies. But did you know, according to Pew Research, 81% of parents with kids aged 11 and younger let their child watch YouTube videos? YouTube is now a platform many parents are letting ..Continue Reading

What To Know About Instagram Parental Controls

What To Know About Instagram Parental Controls

Are your children using Instagram? Instagram is a social media platform that allows users to post and share photos or videos with anyone in the world. Since being introduced, it has become one of the most commonly used apps amongst teens. Anytime photos or videos of our children are involved, ..Continue Reading

The Pros and Cons of Social Media Use By Teens

The Pros and Cons of Social Media Use By Teens

Social media has been around since 1997, with the emergence of the first modern-day platform, Six Degrees. Flash forward to today, where Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Snapchat reign supreme.  Based on Common Sense Media’s 2018 Social Media Study: 70% of Teens Check Social Media Sites Multiple Times A Day ..Continue Reading

How To Tell If Someone Is Tracking Your iPhone

How To Tell If Someone Is Tracking Your iPhone

No one wants their iPhone being tracked, especially without their knowledge. That’s why there are technology privacy laws in place, to help protect the everyday consumer from an invasion of phone privacy. But, how is someone still able to track your phone? We discuss this further below, along with how ..Continue Reading

Are Your Smart Devices Spying On You? (Infographic)

Are Your Smart Devices Spying On You? (Infographic)

Having a smart home is appealing, but are you putting yourself at risk? The truth has been exposed with recent news that Apple, Amazon and Google employees’ can listen to your saved voice recordings via their AI assistants Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant. These companies claim they manually review these ..Continue Reading

Netflix Parental Controls: What You Need To Know

Netflix Parental Controls: What You Need To Know

Netflix pioneered what entertainment streaming services can be. With 139 million subscribers worldwide, it offers popular movies and TV shows as well as original programming like Stranger Things and House of Cards. While being able to stream TV and movies from almost anywhere is awesome, if you have kids, some ..Continue Reading