Cyber Bullying | Parental Controls | Screen time | Mobile Apps | Excessive Device Usage | smartphone | first smartphone
The smartphone arms race - and how to win it

Peer pressure for smartphone ownership is happening at ever-earlier ages. You don't want to leave them out of the loop. But you also don't want to buy into the madness. How to steer that middle course?

 
Cyber Bullying | Parental Controls | Screen time | Mobile Apps | Excessive Device Usage | school performance | remote learning | classroom technology
Parents demand online safety for remote learning

With more and more children studying remotely, parents are increasingly worried about their digital wellness - and calling for schools to take more responsibility.

 
Cyber Bullying | Parental Controls | Screen time | Mobile Apps | Excessive Device Usage | online chat | bedtime
The 5 questions every digital parent needs to ask - and answer

Let’s be real. Keeping our digital kids safe, smart and balanced online is a massive task. And no previous generation has ever had to figure it out.

 
Cyber Bullying | Parental Controls | Screen time | Mobile Apps | Excessive Device Usage | digital citizenship | digital literacy | tech-savvy
Sure, your kids are tech-savvy. But what about their digital literacy?

We've all heard that digital literacy is something our kids need to learn. 

 
Cyber Bullying | Parental Controls | Screen time | Mobile Apps | Excessive Device Usage | online pornography | explicit content | porn addiction
Expert to parents: Don't be clueless about porn

Tom was 11 when he saw online porn for the first time. He didn’t go looking for it.

 
Cyber Bullying | Parental Controls | Screen time | Mobile Apps | Excessive Device Usage | Social Media | influencer | kidfluencer
When is it okay to turn a kid into a brand?

Social media careers are a top aspiration for Gen Z kids. And some - urged on by a new generation of ‘stage’ parents - are pursuing their dreams of digital fame and fortune before they can tie their own shoes.

 
Cyber Bullying | Parental Controls | Screen time | Mobile Apps | Excessive Device Usage | Social Media | depression | loneliness
Our kids are more connected - yet lonelier - than ever before

Young people's loneliness has increased dramatically since 2012, according to new research. So has smartphone use. And that’s no coincidence, insist leading psychologists Jonathan Haidt and Jean M. Twenge.

 
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Doomscrolling: What it is, why we do it, how to stop

Compulsively reading negative news online wastes time and makes us feel awful. So why do we keep doing it - and how can we stop?

 
Cyber Bullying | Parental Controls | Screen time | Mobile Apps | Excessive Device Usage | tiktok | algorithm | eating disorders
How TikTok's funhouse mirror is distorting our kids' view of the world

TikTok's algorithm pushes vulnerable kids toward risky content and risky behaviours, from eating disorders to self-harm.

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