Category Archives: Adult Content

Protect Your Child From Adult Content (Most)

Protect Your Child From Adult Content (Most)

Preventing your child from accessing adult content on the home iPad or computers can be one of the more challenging issues that parents have to face in the age of the digital revolution. Many parents have no idea how to restrict adult content, and may also not be aware that their child maybe already accessing pornography online,… Continue Reading

Ashely Madison Hack, Schadenfreude or Sympathy?

Ashely Madison Hack, Schadenfreude or Sympathy?

There are more qualified security experts than I who can tell you the “How, Why and the What To Do” in regards to the Ashley Madison website hack. But, as I’m constantly banging on about privacy and online safety I can’t ignore this train wreck of an online crime, which is what it is. It is… Continue Reading

Is Pinterest Safe For Kids?

Is Pinterest Safe For Kids?

Disclaimer: I’ve been on Pinterest since day 1, but for some reason my entire feed is full of Cats!!! How did this happen?….ummmm. However, I also have a board for Caravans, for Mad Men (the T.V show) 1950’s fashion and Geek Chic collectibles. But weirdly enough the cats reign! (see pic above) Not surprising for this ole… Continue Reading

Are YouNow, Periscope And Meerkat Safe For Kids?

Are YouNow, Periscope And Meerkat Safe For Kids?

YouNow is a public live video streaming app that has been around a few years. I’ve written about it before, but due to some increased publicity around this app, will mention it again. If you visit www.younow.com you can view YouNow users streaming live video’s of themselves online. You can also see how many people… Continue Reading

Tumblr Privacy And Safe Search Settings

Tumblr Privacy And Safe Search Settings

Tumblr is what is known as a micro blogging social media platform, it is available through a browser or via an app downloaded to any mobile device. From Wikipedia  “Tumblr is a microblogging platform and social networking website founded by David Karp and owned by Yahoo! Inc. The service allows users to post multimedia and… Continue Reading

R18+ Rated Grand Theft Auto Video Game Is Being Pulled From Target Stores

R18+ Rated Grand Theft Auto Video Game Is Being Pulled From Target Stores

  The Adult Video Game, Grand Theft Auto is being pulled from Target and now Kmart Shelves because of an online petition to have it removed. My thoughts? Yup GTA is not for kids, it is clearly rated R18+ but I know that kids under that age are playing it. Why? Because mum and dad… Continue Reading

Setting Safe Search On The Google Search App

Setting Safe Search On The Google Search App

Children are being exposed to adult content, including violent pornography younger and younger. This most commonly happens when they stumble across it when searching for content with an unfiltered device or app. It is so important that your child is safe when looking up content online when they are on a mobile device. Does your child have… Continue Reading

8 Tips To Help Shield Your Child From Online Porn

  A survey from Family Safe Media assessed that the average age that a child first sees porn online is 11years. There haven’t been very many studies done on this subject but other related studies show that with more and more younger children accessing unfiltered internet enabled devices, and the rise of adult pornography available on the… Continue Reading

How To Set The Safe Search YouTube Filter On Mobile Devices

How To Set The Safe Search YouTube Filter On Mobile Devices

Updated with new settings November 2015 Note: YouTube is now rated 17+ on iTunes. The Terms Of Service still say 13+ with adult permission, but they recommend use by only over 17 year olds due to the adult content that YouTube hosts. See YouTube Terms And Conditions and the screen shot below.  Handing your young… Continue Reading