Screen Retriever, is a monitoring program that allows parents to record and remotely view their children’s computer screen in real time.The program lets you “check-in” on your children from time to time without being too intrusive.The GPS location poses certain risks, especially if a sexual predator uses this data for the wrong reasons.
Meanwhile, children as young as eight or nine years of age are asking for their first phone.As parents, we often find it difficult to keep track of these innovations and the manner in which they’re affecting the lives of our children.Recent statistics show that more than 450 million Tinder profiles exist already.Tinder also features a rating system, enabling members to give a grade to the profiles of others.What’s even more alarming, almost 28% of teens say that they’ve sent inappropriate pictures of themselves to someone via their smartphone.
Do you have any idea about what’s on your teen’s mobile phone?
Ill-intentioned adults can use the app to access information that will potentially compromise the safety of a teen.
Revealing too much may also become a reason for cyber-bullying.
It also has a chat feature, allowing members to communicate with each other.
Many kids enjoy the anonymity of Whisper, which encourages them to share secrets and sensitive information with strangers.
Whisper on kids’ mobile phones could potentially give them access to pornographic content and indecent posts by others.