Blogs: Keeping on Top of Technology

Apps for family fun


More and more, families are having fun with apps. The wonderful thing about apps is that there are offerings for the whole family. Here are some fun apps for you to try!  Continue reading »

Apps for travelling with kids


Apps for active families


When you’re thinking about getting active, apps are probably not the first thing that come to mind. However, there are loads of really useful apps that can help motivate you and your family when you want to get moving. Continue reading »

Kids growing up on the internet


I was contacted recently by a parent who is concerned about how his 4 children access the internet. He told me that his kids are growing up and now access the internet on a whole range of devices from desktops, laptops, tablets, iPod and Android devices.

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Apps for changing families


We’re really excited to bring you this new series showcasing apps for families. In this post, we’ve got four clever apps to help you deal with the changes that can happen in family life. Continue reading »

Installing monitoring software is important


Monitoring software is available for mobile devices, just like it’s been available for laptops and desktops for some time.

The software is simple. Parents create an online account and set filtering restrictions, and then download a small piece of software onto the phone.

Once the parent enters the logon information on the phone, the software synchronises with the online account and applies the filtering restrictions. At the same time, it records sites visited.

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What Are The Top 5 Sites Used By Teenagers?


Wow! Its 2013 already! We got through 2012 unscathed and the world did not end, again, as predicted.

2012 was a busy year in the technology space. The use of tablet devices increased dramatically, and that will continue into 2013. New models were seen on shelves that included the iPad Mini. Tablet devices also became more popular in schools.

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Great photo apps for the whole family


I’m sure there will be lots of us with a Mobile product on our Christmas lists this year and as the uptake increases, the prices come down. Continue reading »

Top 20 applications that let your kids be creative


I’ve always been amazed by how much free software is available online that is very useful. It’s common to find free products with limited functionality to give the user a ‘taste’ of a small amount of features before you decide to purchase the product. It’s just as common to see excellent software online with full functionality totally for free. Continue reading »

There is more to life than the Internet!


As a break from tradition, and in line with this month’s topic Growing Great Families, I’ve decided to talk about one activity that the whole family enjoys.  Continue reading »

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