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Kids' Phone Safety Blog


National Cellphone Courtesy Month

July 16, 2015
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Cell phones have become an essential part of our lives long ago. Nevertheless, there are still some issues on when and how it is appropriate to use them. To celebrate the occasion of National Cellphone Courtesy Month held in July, Pumpic gathered some information on cell phone concerns as well as guidance …

50 Abbreviations All Parents Should Know

July 10, 2015
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Ok, so now you have the access to messages of your teen. Does it help you understand your child and keep track of his or her connections with others if you see mostly odd punctuations, letters, and numbers? Teens have created their own text language that is a complete mystery to any parent. Here is a full …

Kids & Tablets Issues

July 9, 2015
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Recent studies show that children learn faster with tablet computers rather than with books. They say that the use of iPads stimulates a newborn’s brain and researches like Professor Annette Karmiloff-Smith encourage parents to give babies tablets as soon as they are born. The tests showed that toddlers …

Engage a Teen Save Mode

June 24, 2015
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Everyone knowns that teenage style of driving is awful. So no wonder that youngsters are at a much higher risk of crashing than anyone else. According to the research conducted by Carnegie Mellon University’s College of Engineering, 81% of respondents aged 18 to 24 liked the idea of setting a speed limi …

To Monitor or Not to Monitor?

June 23, 2015
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Today it is hard to find a kid without a smartphone, tablet or PC. Even a toddler nowadays can be an advanced user of a digital device and there is no saying so about their parents. Active usage of the Internet resulted in a situation when a kid sooner or later would see something inappropriate on website …

Supernatural Social Media

June 17, 2015
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“Unfriended”, a cyberbullying horror movie is a definite smashing hit today. Creepy story about a company of youngsters being bullied online by a stranger in very deed shows that there is something wrong about living life online. The storyline of the film concerns a secret that connects all members of …

Why You Should Use a Locator App for iPhone

May 31, 2015
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Technology is aimed to make lives easier, especially for parents. Being a modern parent is hard enough. You have to deal with enormous amount of stress, cope with your job and somehow raise your kids. While we may be indifferent to technology, our children are the fastest learners in this sphere. Accordin …

What Emergency Phones Are Best for Kids: Which One to Choose?

May 30, 2015
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If you are thinking of buying an emergency phone for your child, you should understand that there are a lot of aspects to consider. First of all, you should choose among countless emergency cell phone models depending on kids' age, gender and general preferences. Secondly, you need to clarify the purpose of …

Is Keylogging Legal?

May 28, 2015
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The question if keylogging is legal or not has become a burning issue for users. As many people use it to catch their cheating spouses or monitor employees, the problem of morality cannot but strike the majority of people. The real answer is that keylogging has not been yet added to the list of criminal resp …

To Track or Not to Track Your Son’s iPhone

May 27, 2015
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Having a son is a real blessing: you will always have the best friend, the strongest man and the most loving person in the world. At the same time, having a son is a headache. And though we want them to grow up and become tough and independent, it takes an enormous amount of time and energy to keep them safe …

Is It Possible to Track Android with iPhone?

May 20, 2015
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Tracking apps are gaining their top positions among mobile monitoring software for a reason. The apps are easy-to-use and provide a very important aspect – security for your child. According to the recent poll, a modern child spends around three hours online using his/her smartphone. And while the Inter …

Best iPhone Parental Monitoring

April 15, 2015
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iPhones entered our lives in 2007. Since then and until now, it is rather hard to find a person, an adult or a child, who would not like to have a popular Apple smartphone. It broadens the horizons and enables its owner to comprehend the great world of modern technologies entirely. As you probably know, …

New Barbie Connects Your Kid to the Internet

April 10, 2015
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It is really hard to find a girl, who has never dreamed of the best doll of all times – Barbie. This doll becomes the best friend and a keeper of all girl’s secrets. Millions of girlies remember their favorite Barbie for a lifetime. With the development of technologies, all toys moved to a new higher …

Is Facebook a Secure Place For Your Child?

December 25, 2014
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How many people from your social circle do not have Facebook accounts? Most likely, you can count them on one hand. Despite children and teens nowadays prefer messengers to this social network, they also still actively use it, so Facebook is likely to remain one of the most visited websites in the world in t …

How to Help Your Kids Resist Online Predators

December 25, 2014
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Online predators are individuals, who target children through the web, cell phones and even offline with different types of sexual advances. They use different ways to lure kids and teens into meeting them. Parents often underestimate this kind of online danger thinking that it is a rare thing. In fact, one …

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