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How To Monitor Your Kid’s iPhone Text Messages

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Cell phones have become a necessity, not another piece of technology one owns. These devices allow anyone to send, receive, and store information through text messages, email, and other communication methods. Cell phone owners aren’t just adults anymore; Many kids now own cell phones, including iPhones.  While having a phone has a myriad of benefits, there are also dangers lurking, …

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Can You Trust Android Spy Apps To Protect Your Child?

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There are so many different Android spy apps out there today. Even though it might take you a while to find one that’s right for you and your family, don’t get too overwhelmed. It’s important that you choose cell phone monitoring software that meets all your needs. Here’s what you need to know about Android monitoring apps, why they’re helpful, …

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How To Block Porn On Your Child’s Android Device

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Among the advantages of technology is having easy access to all kinds of information via the internet from any device. Unfortunately, that very same easy access is also one of the downsides of technology use. Kids can easily access porn sites and other inappropriate content with a simple search.  It, therefore, goes without saying, that parents must closely monitor their …

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Should I Read My Child’s Text Messages? – Parenting Dilemma Discussed

Should I Read My Child’s Text Messages? – Parenting Dilemma Discussed

Technology provides a lot of advancements and conveniences. The internet, Business dealings, personal transactions, social media, and other digital platform access – all could be done through a mobile device. Everything seems to be a phone call, text message, email, or a click away. In this digital age, everyone has access to a phone. The benefits may be undeniable but …

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Parents’ Guide To Private Messaging and Texting

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What Is Texting and Private Messaging? Texting, also known as text messaging, is when someone compiles and sends a message to another containing letters, numbers, GIFs, emojis, and so on from their devices. Devices used can include smartphones, tablets, smartwatches, laptops, and more.  Private messaging, also known as direct messaging, occurs when two or more people privately communicate with one …

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Sharenting: Are You Guilty Of It?

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Social media isn’t just for kids anymore. Parents post photos, videos, and more on popular platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and TikTok. Most of the content posted online by parents is about their friends and family. However, some parents cross the line and overshare and provide too much personal information about their children online. This oversharing on social media, often referred …

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What Is FOMO?

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Social media has become an integral part of today’s society, enabling people to be socially connected anywhere in the world. The social media boom all started with Myspace, and led to the creation of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and more. Even with the many great things these platforms brought about, there are several downsides to using social media. This includes …

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Essential TikTok Safety Tips Kids Need To Know (Infographic)

Social Media: A place for people to share themselves with the world and connect with friends, family, and those who have similar interests. To continue the social media saga is the social media app, TikTok. It continues the main purposes of all social networks, but in the form of short videos. However, just like with any other social media app, …

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How To Stop Your Child’s Snapchat Addiction In Its Tracks!

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According to Pew Research Center, 69% of teens use Snapchat and 35% use it often. It is the favored social media platform among young adults today. However, as we have seen over recent years, the overuse of social media by kids and teens can have negative consequences. Among the many negative effects is Snapchat addiction.  What Is Snapchat Addiction? Snapchat …

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Apple’s Kids Category Bans Ads and Third Party Tracking

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In Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference on Monday afternoon they announced App Store Developer Guidelines in the Kids Category.  What this means is that there are more stringent guidelines for protecting children when it comes to app developers from tracking your child’s data.   The Kids Category In Apple’s App Store Review Guideline’s Release they noted the update to the Kids …

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