Archive for 'Online Safety Tips'
Teenagers Live Online These Days… Make sure you monitor the computer activity of your teenager. Thousands of teenagers chat with people online and they can get themselves in a questionable situation. This could be prevented if more parents followed their child’s computer activity, and stopped them from using the computer if they are chatting with [...]Full Story
Teens Need Privacy - With Limits Respect your child’s privacy. This is especially important in the teen years. If your child knows that you respect them, they will be more likely to come to you with problems. A child also needs to feel a sense of security in knowing that some matters don’t have to [...]Full Story
I see a lot of young girls and boys on here “shopping” for friends and significant others. They will say things like “I’m 15 and a girl, i really need a boyfriend in the San Diego area.” or “I’m 16 and lonely, and need someone to talk to” If parents are not going to educate [...]Full Story
Children are naturally curious. That curiosity can lead them to wonderful discoveries and occasionally, unanticipated pitfalls, particularly when it comes to the Internet. For example, did you know that more than two-thirds of children on the Internet have received email or other messages from someone that they did not know? A third of those responded [...]Full Story
It used to be that parents only had to worry about what their kids were doing on their computers, which is why Parental Control software was invented. But nowadays, parents even need to worry about what their little ones are doing on their phone. Fortunately, Zoodles, a company that already makes software for PCs that [...]Full Story