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#402 Daily dose : YouTube Kids

A world of learning and fun, made just for kids

We created YouTube Kids to make it safer and simpler for kids to explore the world through online video – from their favorite shows and music to learning how to build a model volcano (or make slime ;-), and everything in between. 430 more words

Daily Dose

Here’s How You Can Prevent Gadget Addiction In Your Child

The technological era has helped us move closer to future. But, while we look at it as a boon, it is also a curse. It has been making our lives easier in many ways, but we have also become quite dependent on it. 1,114 more words

Parenting

Television Watching: Practical Advice for Parents of Young Children

TV watching is a part of our everyday lives. Since television burst onto the scene in the 1950s, we have grown to the point that 98% of households in first-world countries have at least one television.  1,253 more words

Parenting

The Effects of a Lack of Parental Control

Self-esteem, self-discipline, ambition and emotional development are stunted without parental guidance and involvement, affecting an individual’s decision-making capabilities and self-identity far beyond childhood. Parental control is not only beneficial but necessary and has immediate negative effects when not present that can put a child in danger. 444 more words

Parenting

The danger of apps....

I just read this article by a mom who downloaded musical.ly before she let her daughter.  The read is long but her story is an important one to read.  180 more words

ESRB ratings will include In-game Purchases

After much pressure, the ESRB will add labels along with their video game ratings regarding in-game purchases. ESRB stated in a news release this morning that the labeling will “be applied to games with in-game offers to purchase digital goods or premiums with real world currency, including but not limited to bonus levels, skins, surprise items (such as item packs, loot boxes, mystery awards), music, virtual coins and other forms of in-game currency, subscriptions, season passes and upgrades (e.g., to disable ads).”  522 more words

Gaming

Is Arkangel a Replacement God for the Next Generation of Parents?

S 4:E02 Synopsis: ‘Worried about her daughter’s safety, single mom Marie signs up for a cutting-edge device that monitors the girl’s whereabouts – and much more. 1,166 more words

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