Archive for November, 2014
Let’s face it: parents these days — adults in general, really — tend to be a little behind when it comes to the digital world of social media websites and instant communication. You may not want to admit it, but your four-year-old kid can probably figure out the latest iPhone update faster than you can. This is pretty scary to most parents, because it seems impossible to protect kids on social media sites when the parents don’t even understand the fundamental functions of each site.
It’s possible for parents to invest in things like controllable text message applications or social media monitoring software, but a lot of parents don’t feel comfortable jumping to this level of internet activity monitoring