Kids' Phone Safety Blog

Mission Possible, or How to Familiarize Your Senior Parents with Modern Technology

April 21, 2016
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Today there are so many technological inventions and advancements. In fact, technology makes our lives easier. There are a lot of cool gadgets and apps everywhere; iPod, iPhone, GPS tracking devices, e-books, Xboxes are all those things we cannot imagine our existence without. When we become older, we can …

How to Block Apps on iPhone: Brief Guide for Everyone

April 5, 2016
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Smart phones are great, right? They are always with you, they help you get up in the morning. They entertain you during morning workout. They help you keep in touch with friends and family. And they allow you keeping up to world news. But sometimes smartphones might be overwhelming and distracting. This o …

Mobile Safety: How to Find Spy Apps On iPhone

March 24, 2016
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There is no surprise that the mobile phone is an integral part of our everyday life. The number of mobile phone owners is gradually growing with 4.6 billion of people in 2016 and predictions of 5.07 billion by 2019. About a half of all those would be people owning smartphones – devices that overtook des …

How to Track Browser History on Android

January 1, 2016

Android OS is probably the most popular platform for smartphones and tablets worldwide and only iOS can compete with it. It is user-friendly, effective, and powerful, though there is a blot on the landscape – Android, unlike iOS, has no built-in parental controls. There are attempts to solve this situation …

How to Detect Spy App on Android

November 25, 2015

Monitoring apps are very popular these days. And though it is illegal to use them other than for parental control or supervising employees, who know and agree to it, some people still violate rights of others unfairly applying monitoring apps for spying. To prevent users from illegal survaillance, develop …

How to Block Access to Personal Data on Facebook

November 3, 2015

Facebook is no longer an ordinary social network. For many people it has become the way of living. Thus, to find out more about a person (preferences, hobbies, activities etc.), you don’t need to be good friends. You can just open his/her Facebook account and see it all right there. It really provides u …

How to Set Parental Controls on Android Tablet

September 25, 2015

Having kids imposes many responsibilities. Taking into consideration the time they spend with mobile devices in hands, finding out how to put parental controls on a tablet or smartphone sounds like a reasonable part of parental duties to start with. Statistically, kids of 2 y. o. spend at least 10 minutes o …

How to Set Parental Controls on iPad

September 15, 2015

With technological progress inching closer to private lives of parents, kids start using mobile devices much earlier than they learn how to say a word. To be more specific, about 40% of toddlers use iPads before they can actually speak. Sure, it’s way too easier for parents to give a child a tablet and …

How to Jailbreak iPhone 4s, 5, 5s, 5c, 6, 6 plus (iOS 8)

August 14, 2015

If you are a lucky owner of the Apple device, you surely know what jailbreak means. This quick and simple process of cracking iOS file system enhances capabilities of your iPhone, and lets you customize the device up to your preferences. In the beginning, when first iPhones had just hit the market, jailbr …

How to Block Websites on Android Device

August 4, 2015

If you let your kids go online, you will surely not want them to see everything stored there. Of course, the Internet is a great source of useful information, where one can find just about everything he or she is looking for. Nevertheless, there are too many materials inappropriate for specific ages. That’ …

How to Block Applications on Android

August 3, 2015

A capability of blocking applications on kids’ smartphones and tablets is one of major reasons why parents go in for mobile parental controls. Children do not realize how much time they spend playing games, surfing the Internet, or chatting with friends via online messengers. Thus, they very often waste …

How to Set Parental Controls on iPhone

May 25, 2015

Parental controls also known as parental restrictions were designed especially for parents, who want to control their children’s cell phone activity remotely. To set parental controls on an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch, you need to go to Settings of a phone and lock several features including an access to Sa …

How to Track Your Daughter’s iPhone?

May 21, 2015

As the famous saying goes: “A daughter is a little girl, who grows up to be a friend”. But until she does, she will do anything possible to enjoy and explore this world without you. It is rather a typical behavior for both little girls and teenagers. They simply want to experience new things and prove th …

How to Jailbreak iPhone 3gs, 4, 4s (iOS 6)

December 11, 2014

How to jailbreak any iOS 6 device (iPhone 3gs, 4, 4s) What Is Jailbreak? Jailbreaking an iOS-device is no longer as challenging a task as it used to be. What was once a prerogative of the tech-savvy millennials has now become a mainstream. So what makes jailbreaking so popular? Step 7: Congrats! You …

How to Jailbreak iPhone 4, 4s, 5, 5s, 5c (iOS 7)

December 2, 2014

Jailbreaking iOS 7: Useful Tweaks and Apps You Don’t Want to Miss Ever since the very first iPhone debuted triumphantly in June 2007, its users all over the world have been seeking ways to make the gadget more functional, personalized and flexible. That is how the term “jailbreak” came into use. Ja …