2 08, 2017

Blue Whale Challenge: Everything parents need to know

By | 2017-08-21T05:56:10+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Child Safety, online safety, Parental Control|3 Comments

Challenges and teens have gone hand in hand long before the invention of mobile phones or social media. The party game “truth or dare” has been played for centuries. Today, social media introduces dares to entirely new audiences, causing challenges to go viral. For many teens, peer pressure combined with fear of missing out, makes it very difficult to not only participate in but also to seek out some of these viral [...]

3 03, 2017

Harmful Effects Of Smartphones On Children

By | 2017-04-17T12:03:52+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Child Safety|0 Comments

There is no doubting the benefits of the Smartphones. Ease of communication, the anywhere, anytime contact - with friends, family and in theory at least the efficiency brought to busy lives. But every technological advance that provides such dramatic benefits has consequential costs too.   Almost 9 out of 10 children in the India now have a smartphone. While they can be beneficial in helping children stay in touch with worried parents, [...]

12 02, 2017

Are Smartphones dangerous to your kid’s eyes

By | 2017-04-17T12:10:15+00:00 February 12th, 2017|Child Safety|0 Comments

Scientists are warning parents about the dangers associated with too much cell phone use. Children holding mobile phones too close to their face are at increased risk of becoming cross-eyed with the condition affecting children who use phones four to eight hours per day. While smartphones may seem like an easy way to keep young children entertained, doctors and researchers say that there are ways to utilize smartphones without increasing your child’s [...]

4 11, 2016

Tips to teach your teen to be cyber smart citizen!

By | 2017-05-08T10:10:58+00:00 November 4th, 2016|Child Safety, online safety, parental tips|1 Comment

Making smart cyber choices today is very important. As children are online now more than ever, it’s important to realize that your child’s digital image is their future. Your child’s online reputation determines what college they get into and where they’ll work in the future. Today, 98% of employers run an Internet search on applicants and if they find a negative online presence, 77% of those employers will not invite the applicant in [...]

6 10, 2016

10 Dangerous Apps For Kids That Every Parents Need to Know

By | 2017-05-08T10:42:56+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Child Safety, online safety, parental tips|0 Comments

Technology is a beautiful thing. Social media and smart devices are part of our daily lives and the apps we install on them makes them invaluable. There are literally millions of apps available and among them, there are few dangerous apps. You may be thinking your kids are downloading apps because they are just a simple way for them to keep in contact with their friends. This is certainly true for most [...]

8 09, 2016

Should Parents Monitor their Children’s Social media?

By | 2017-05-29T05:40:07+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Blog, Child Safety, online safety|1 Comment

Social networking is on the rise, a recent survey conducted by ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India) , revealed that on avg of 73% children aged between 8 and 13 in metropolitan cities are using Facebook and other social networking sites. The survey also said that almost 82% parents helped their kids create their Social Media profile. DS Rawat, secretary-general, ASSOCHAM, says, “Children’s are gaining access to social media at a [...]

18 08, 2016

5 Mistakes Kids Make Online

By | 2017-05-08T13:08:48+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Blog, Child Safety, online safety, Parental Control, Uncategorized|0 Comments

  Social media looks very exciting to children. It is filled with new places and people. It can easily be all consuming unless boundaries are established. Social media has many different venues: Skype, Facebook, Kik, Instagram, and Twitter just to name a few.  With all these different platforms comes different rules for engagement and many times kids and teens do not understand the potential dangers of engaging on social media and different [...]

11 08, 2016

POKEMON GO: Things Every Parents Should Know Before Its Launch In India

By | 2017-05-08T13:10:11+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Blog, Child Safety, Parental Control|0 Comments

Pokemon GO mania has taken over the world and its launching soon in India ( The pirated version is already available). This promotional video also gives a good idea of how players play the game. Pokemon Go is a new free augmented reality app for smartphones that uses mobile phone’s GPS to travel in the real world in order to catch the Pokemon. While the game is inherently good for kids as [...]

4 12, 2015

Striking the Digital Balance

By | 2017-05-08T13:25:33+00:00 December 4th, 2015|Blog, Child Safety, Parental Control, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Children today are being introduced to digital devices from a very early age. An overnight train journey today presents the funny picture of how parents are using digital technology, as a means to distract children when it comes to even the simplest of activities like eating dinner. But this situation begs the question, how do we strike a digital balance in a digital world? With digital technology seeping into almost every aspect [...]

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