Education

What is the difference between Bark vs. Covenant Eyes?

What is the difference between Bark vs. Covenant Eyes?

Parenting in this tech frenzy time comes with constant worry with the increased screen time and how it affects our kids. Most of the time, it’s for recreation purposes when we’re on our devices. Big Tech companies are making bank on creating apps and devices that are highly addictive. With this combination of accessibility and…

Covenant Eyes, an accountability solution to protect family!

Covenant Eyes, an accountability solution to protect family!

There is no doubt that smart technology has grown up to the next level. The technology world has transformed computers into light portable systems like tablets, smartphones into our pockets. With the rapid growth in smart games, software developments, cloud technology has evolved our kids too. Today, around 38% of kids of our population have…

Parents, is your kids’ iPhone safe?

Parents, is your kids’ iPhone safe?

In this digital world, device security and safety are of pivotal importance. Kids either don’t appreciate or are unaware of the security and privacy features that Apple offers on the iPhone. This is why it falls to you to secure your kids’ iPhones and other devices. Thankfully, Apple has made security and privacy a big…

How to make TikTok safe for your kids

How to make TikTok safe for your kids

How to make TikTok safe for your kids TikTok, formerly known as Musical.ly, has become one of the most used entertaining apps around the world. It is available both for Andriod and IOS mobile phone. It allows users to share short videos of dance moves and lip synch on famous songs. People of all ages…

Smart Phone Tips For Parents of Teenagers; What to Look For to Protect Your Kids

Smart Phone Tips For Parents of Teenagers; What to Look For to Protect Your Kids

How do I protect my kids while they are on their phones? This is a question I hear from a lot of parents in my friends and family circles. Simple Answer: Parental Controls. Increasingly at an alarming rate, kids tweens and teens are on multiple devices per day. Parents: did you know you can report…

How much is too much: does too much social media use effect your mental health?

How much is too much: does too much social media use effect your mental health?

As a therapist, who works with teens-often times for symptoms of depression/anxiety/eating disorders, I also wonder if there is a big connection between a person’s use of social media/technology and a decrease in his/her mental health.

How to Find Which Private Facebook Groups You Are Connected To

How to Find Which Private Facebook Groups You Are Connected To

Facebook is a cool and fun way to interact with family and friends and also be in the social media lives of your children. It shouldn’t be something something that bars a household family from interacting with each other or interfering in that. But as Facebook continues update and bring out new features which they…

Block explicit results on Google using SafeSearch

Block explicit results on Google using SafeSearch

You can filter explicit search results on Google using the SafeSearch setting. SafeSearch isn’t 100% accurate, but it helps you avoid most adult content. You can use SafeSearch as a parental control to help protect children from inappropriate search results on your phone, tablet, or computer. How SafeSearch works When SafeSearch is on, it helps…