April 22, 2019

Trolling and Cyberbullying: How to Protect Your Child

Trolling and cyberbullying may seem like two different words for the same behaviors, but they aren’t exactly the same. Internet trolling involves making argumentative or offensive […]
April 15, 2019

Quick Parents’ Guide to Hashtags and Their Potential Dangers

In and of themselves, hashtags help make the internet easier to navigate for people who want to talk about or learn about specific things. For example, […]
April 8, 2019

WhatsApp: Dangers of Messaging App That Parents Must Know About Now

If you’re a parent concerned about your teen’s privacy online, you may be focusing on sites like Facebook or Instagram. However, messaging apps like WhatsApp can […]
March 19, 2019
Parental Control Apps

Is Your Teen Addicted? How Parental Control Apps Can Treat Smartphone Addiction

Your teen’s bargaining chip of “but all my friends have a smartphone” is not just another feeble exaggeration. All those teen friends do have a smartphone; […]
September 10, 2018
What Facebook Learned About Tracking Teens from the TBH App

What Facebook Learned About Tracking Teens from the TBH App

Have you ever wondered how teenagers find new social apps that you’ve never heard of? It can be tough for parents to keep track of which […]
September 4, 2018
Good News: Teens Themselves Want to Curb Their Smartphone Use

Good News: Teens Themselves Want to Curb Their Smartphone Use

Parents have been worrying about how smartphone use is affecting their teens for years now. Despite those worries, however, parents, teens, and everybody else has become […]
July 16, 2018
Could Your Teen Benefit from a 'Digital Detox?'

Could Your Teen Benefit from a ‘Digital Detox?’

Even if you can remember a time when cell phones were a luxury and not a necessity, you may not realize how much things have changed […]
June 25, 2018
Should You Ever Take Away Your Teen's Smartphone?

Should You Ever Take Away Your Teen’s Smartphone?

Many parents of teenagers today can remember when smartphones were a luxury or even an unheard-of device for a teen to own. But today’s teenagers have […]
June 18, 2018
What Every Parent Must Know about 'Ghost Apps'

What Every Parent Must Know about ‘Ghost Apps’

For parents today, smartphones are a hot topic. What was once a luxury item is now a necessity for many families. Fewer homes have house phones, […]