Kids and iPhone, iPod touch, & iPad
A Parent's Guide to iPhone / iPod For Their Kids
It seems like an iPhone, iPod, or even an iPad is practically a must-have for kids and teens these days. And while parents are glad to give their kids these powerful communication and entertainment devices, you may also have some concerns about what kind of content they can access on them. These articles will help you balance your child's use of technology while your desire to protect them.
Using iTunes Parental Controls
While the iTunes Store is full of terrific content from music to movies to apps, not all of it is appropriate for children or teens. But what’s a parent who wants to let their kids access some parts of iTunes, but not others, to do? Use iTunes Parental Controls, that’s what.
Using iPhone Content Restrictions
For parents concerned about what their kids might see or do while using iPhones, iPads, or iPod touches, there are content restrictions built into iOS that allow them to control content, apps, and more.
What Apps Can iPhone / iPod touch Restrictions Block?
A list of the apps and functions of the iPhone and iPod touch that iPhone parental controls can block or restrict.
11 Things to Do Before Giving Kids an iPod touch or iPhone
Keep your kids, and your bank account, safe when they use the iPod touch or iPhone by following these steps.
Your Tips For Kids and iPod touch
For you parents who have given your children an iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad, share your tips with other parents about how they can protect their kids while still letting them use the latest technology.
iPad vs Netbook: Which Should You Buy For Your Teen?
It’s increasingly common to see middle- and high-schoolers receive computers to help them with their school work. Parents seeking low-cost computers have many choices these days, among them iPads and netbooks. The question is: which is best for your teen?
Deciding iPad vs Netbook for Teens
Have you had to decide whether to give your teen a netbook or iPad for their schoolwork? If so, tell your story and explain the reasons for your decision here. Your insights will help other parents make good decisions.
Different iTunes Parental Control Settings on One Computer?
Find out how to restrict your kids from seeing some content at iTunes while giving yourself greater freedom.
Improve Your Roadtrips with iPhone and Apps
Roadtrips, especially with kids, can feel longer than they are and can be stressful. But with the iPhone, iPad, and apps, you can make your trips more enjoyable, less stressful, and seem to fly by.