August 27, 2018
How Young Teens Hide Age-Inappropriate Apps Like Tinder on Phones

How Young Teens Hide Age-Inappropriate Apps Like Tinder on Phones

If you’re familiar with Tinder, you probably know it as a dating app for adults. What you may not know is that Tinder also allows – […]
August 20, 2018
Why Parents Should Know About Instagram 'Flop' Accounts

Why Parents Should Know About Instagram ‘Flop’ Accounts

Trust in traditional news sources like mainstream newspapers and cable news channels is currently on a downward trend, leading more and more people to seek information […]
August 13, 2018
Take These Safety Steps Before Selling Your Teen's Old Phone

Take These Safety Steps Before Selling Your Teen’s Old Phone

15-year-old Natalie Hall didn’t expect to get much money from trading in her old, broken iPhone. She was satisfied with the $11 discount on the price […]
August 6, 2018
Can Smartphones Trigger ADHD in Teens?

Can Smartphones Trigger ADHD in Teens?

If you’re like many parents, you probably have some concerns about your teenager’s smartphone use. Smartphones can be helpful and useful in many situations, but they […]
August 2, 2018

Girls and Boys Experience Online Bullying Differently: Here’s How

Bullying has always been a problem that children and teens have had to deal with. And parents who remember their own childhoods may remember that girls […]
July 9, 2018
Distracted Driving and Distracted Walking: A Bad Combination

Distracted Driving and Distracted Walking: A Bad Combination

If you’re the parent of a teen who has a driver’s license and car keys, or if you will be soon, you’ve probably thought about the […]
May 15, 2018
Real or Fake, Online 'Challenges' Present Dangers to Teens

Real or Fake, Online ‘Challenges’ Present Dangers to Teens

Online challenges can take a number of different forms. There are innocuous challenges that involve harmless actions like changing one’s social media status to reflect a […]
April 23, 2018
How Parents Can Keep Creeps from Airdropping on Kids' iPhones

How Parents Can Keep Creeps from Airdropping on Kids’ iPhones

If your child has an iPhone, you have probably already figured out that there are positives and negatives to your child’s smartphone use. On the one […]
April 2, 2018
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Inappropriate Hashtags and Porn: Two Potential Problems with Musical.ly

Does your child love music? Does your teen like to imagine that they’re their favorite rapper or rock star? If so, they might be enjoying the […]