Advanced parental controls

Why do We Need Advanced Parental Controls?

Today, with more children using technology from an early age, more of them are exposed to online threats, including inappropriate content, cyberbullying or even sexual predators. Naturally, parents are more interested in better protection, and the need for advanced parental controls grows. Online safety of children is a growing concern for parents. Market researcher Childwise notes that 5-16-year-old children spend …

CUJO guest: How to make an iPhone or iPad toddler-friendly?

Today we are excited to hear insights from a blogger and a father Michael Kummer, who usually writes about technology, health, parenting and traveling. He shares his tips about a topic that worries every smart parent: how to make iDevices (iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch) toddler-friendly? Michael is a technologist. He loves gadgets that add value by simplifying his life and …

Parental Controls

Why Are Parental Controls Important?

Years ago, it was a bit easier to control exactly what your children were doing and what they saw online, as there were fewer devices available. Of course, today, things are a bit different. Most households have several devices that are capable of getting on the Internet or that can access to questionable content. Fortunately, there are many parental controls …

E-Safety: What You Need to Know

Online safety, or e-safety, is a term that means ensuring that children and young people are protected from harm and supported to achieve the maximum benefit from new and developing technologies without risk to themselves or others. Clearly, by that definition, e-safety is no small task, and it is one that grows in complexity. Not only does it involve the technologies, …

family internet security

Basic Approaches to Optimal Family Internet Security

The Internet is a two-way channel. We send out requests, and the Internet provides. Ask Google a question, get millions of answers. Look for something to watch, and find everything from YouTube options that you can view for free to subscription services that allow you to enjoy excellent movies or old TV shows. Anything and everything can be available online, …

How to Ensure the Internet is Kid-Friendly and Safe

With the invention of the Internet came the opening of all kinds of doors regarding entertainment, communication methods, and even the way in which we access information. If you’re a parent, then you understand better than anyone. With that said, it’s essential to ensure that the websites your children use are kid-friendly. Luckily, there are many ways to do this. Parents …

The Top 10 Internet Security Tips You Must Follow

Connecting an unprotected computer to the Internet is an invitation for hundreds, perhaps thousands, of different viruses. It’s also a green light for any would-be hacker interested in stealing your personal information and compromising your privacy. Think that your information isn’t of value to them? Think again – personal information theft is at an all-time high these days. Even having …