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What Is The Best Texting App For Kids?

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  With all the dangers that exist online there is a strong need for safe messaging services. It is almost impossible to completely shelter your child but you can have some control over who they are messaging and when. This way your child can learn to be tech savvy but can also be protected from anything inappropriate or dangerous. By …

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How To Use Android Parental Controls On Your Child’s Phone

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With phones providing so much access to the internet, messaging and social media sites we have to stop and wonder what our children are looking at.  Strangers can message your child on Facebook posing as another child. Adult content can pop up on the screen without warning. What are our children being exposed to?  As a parent you need to …

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Who Is Your Child Talking To?

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Your child just met a great new friend online. He’s super fun, loves YouTube & Fortnite, and he’s 45. The internet allows people to pose as whoever they want to be, even registered sex offenders. According to the NSPCC, one in three children have added strangers online. One in four children said they would do it again. Do you know …

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How To Find Out If Your Child Is Being Bullied Online

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Bullies have been around forever, in the school yard stealing lunch money from the “scrawny kid”.  Even young girls have been doing their own form of bullying, excluding the “nerdy girls” and gossiping.  But with technology and gadgets being so accessible, a new kind of bullying has emerged amongst young people, online bullying.   Kids these days don’t just have …

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Parents, Beware Of The Shell On Challenge!

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  You think kids would’ve learned after the Tide Pod Challenge? Apparently not. Another dangerous online viral challenge is sweeping the internet, the Shell On Challenge. Young kids are posting their ‘Shell On’ videos on social media so they can become internet famous. But what is this challenge and how can parents protect their children from it? We discuss this …

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How To Kik Messenger Spy

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  Does your child use Kik private messenger to communicate with their friends? Like with most children and teenagers, your child likely doesn’t share their Kik messages with you. As a parent, you’re probably concerned about who they’re talking with and what they’re talking about. Are they talking with a stranger? Are they hiding something from you? These are things …

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Top 5 Private Messaging Apps Kids Are Using Today

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  Kids who want to hide things from their parents know better than to use generic text messaging. They’re smart enough to realize how easy it is for their parents to see their texts using spy apps and other monitoring technology. So, kids are turning to private messaging apps to text with others. Below, are listed the most commonly used …

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Cell Phone Etiquette Rules Every Parent Should Teach Their Child

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  Most parents today didn’t grow up having a smartphone. So, it’s hard for them to see how much having one has changed their children’s lives. Kids have access to everything and anything, and the number of things they’re exposed to is astonishing. Now that almost everyone has a smartphone, parents now understand the positives and negatives of using them. …

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How To Find Hidden Apps On Android And iPhone Devices

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  It’s common practice today for people to have hidden apps on their cell phone. Any application can be hidden from Facebook Messenger to spyware. Even though it’s easy to hide one, it can be difficult for someone to find hidden apps on a smartphone. Below, we discuss the top reasons for hiding applications, the most commonly used hidden apps, …

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