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13 Blue Light Glasses That Will Save Your Eyes From Hours of Screen Time

13 Blue Light Glasses That Will Save Your Eyes From Hours of Screen Time

In 2020, most people are spending an enormous chunk of their days staring at screens. Since we're now always on your laptop or glued to our phones, for work, working out, and socializing, all that
How to Control Your YouTube Addiction

How to Control Your YouTube Addiction

“Just one more video” is my evening mantra at this point. As important as it is to get a good night’s sleep, late-night David always finds it even more important to watch one last, compelling video on

How to Turn Off In-App Purchases on iPhone & iPad with Screen Time

Do you want to stop your children from making unauthorized in-app purchases on any of the iPhones or iPads they use? Thanks to the Screen Time functionality within iOS and ipadOS, it’s fairly easy to
How to Try Microsoft's New Family Safety App

How to Try Microsoft's New Family Safety App

Microsoft announced its new Family Safety app back in March, and you can now sign up for a limited preview of the app on iOS or Android. The idea behind the app is to give parents a glimpse at how
How to Parent During a Pandemic

How to Parent During a Pandemic

I have found there is an ebb and flow to parenting during a pandemic. It has played out in my own home, as well as across my social media feeds, and it goes a little something like this: “Omg, the
This smart alarm clock keeps your smartphone out of the bedroom – Future Blink

This smart alarm clock keeps your smartphone out of the bedroom – Future Blink

"Loftie" features guided meditations, sound baths, and a variety of relaxing sounds to help you sleep better.
Set New ‘Family Pandemic Rules’

Set New ‘Family Pandemic Rules’

Kids on the screens a lot these days? Staying up later? Sleeping in more? Wearing pajamas all day and all night? Hello and welcome to Pandemic Parenting, the gameshow where everything’s made up and

Crafty kid uses clever trick to watch YouTube despite iPhone restrictions

Apple makes technology so intuitive that even a kid can pick it up and use its basic features without too many problems. But they probably shouldn’t be able to find feature-breaking bugs, right?
TikTok gives parents more control over their kids' accounts

TikTok gives parents more control over their kids' accounts

TikTok was recently fined $5.7 million for violating the child privacy act and has been criticized for putting children at risk from predators. The company is now trying to give parents more control
The 4 Best (and Free!) Apps For Limiting Your Screen Time and Staying Present

The 4 Best (and Free!) Apps For Limiting Your Screen Time and Staying Present

If you've ever searched for an app to limit your screen time, you've probably noticed that most of the market is geared toward parental controls. But more and more, adults are looking for ways to

How urban Indian parents are dealing with the coronavirus lockdown

On seeing their folks home, kids think it's a weekend.

Microsoft's Family Safety app combines screen time and location tracking

With the latest 365 rollout, Microsoft has introduce a new mobile app designed to help parents keep track of their kids (and each other) both online and in real life. Microsoft Family Safety can not
The 4 Best (and Free!) Apps For Limiting Your Screen Time and Staying Present

The 4 Best (and Free!) Apps For Limiting Your Screen Time and Staying Present

If you've ever searched for an app to limit your screen time, you've probably noticed that most of the market is geared toward parental controls. But more and more, adults are looking for ways to

How to Set Time Limits on iPhone & iPad Apps with Screen Time

Want to set a time limit for app usage on iPhone or iPad? Screen Time lets you do just that. At a time where we all perhaps use our iPhones a little too much, knowing exactly how long we spend with it

Safari in macOS Catalina 10.15.4 Will Import Google Chrome Passwords to iCloud Keychain

Apple yesterday released the macOS Catalina 10.15.4 update with a number of new features and enhancements like Screen Time Communication Limits, time-synced lyrics in the Music app, and more. Among

macOS Catalina 10.15.4 adds iCloud Drive folder sharing, time-synced lyrics, and more

Macs everywhere can now upgrade to macOS Catalina 10.15.4. This adds iCloud Drive folder sharing as well as Apple Music time-synced lyrics and other enhancements. Collaborate with iCloud Drive folder

Apple reportedly adding Kids Mode and Screen Time to tvOS 14; 128GB Apple TV in the works

In tvOS 14, Apple reportedly plans to give parents new controls over what their children watch on Apple TV devices. The tvOS update also will give parents the ability to control the amount of time
iPhone reports of increased screen time during coronavirus are pretty rude TBH

iPhone reports of increased screen time during coronavirus are pretty rude TBH

If you've been turning to your smartphone for connection to the outside world more than usual lately, you're not alone. iPhone users are accustomed to getting a "Weekly Screen Time Report" on Sundays.
Parents, Cut Yourself Some Slack On Screen Time Limits While You're Stuck At Home

Parents, Cut Yourself Some Slack On Screen Time Limits While You're Stuck At Home

Some of the old rules may no longer apply. shapecharge/Getty Brenna Hassinger-Das, Pace University As families hunker down during the coronavirus pandemic, many parents may wonder how much screen