How to set up filters on your home internet to help prevent age inappropriate content being accessed on devices in your home
The 4 big internet providers in the UK – BT, Sky, TalkTalk and Virgin Media – provide their customers with free parental controls which can be activated at any time. They have come together to produce these helpful video guides to help you to download and set-up the controls offered by your provider.
Parental controls hints and tips
Modern technology is a wondrous thing that captivates our children for all the right reasons, but it can have its darker aspects, too. So let’s be positive and take control with these straightforward guides and advice.
Digital 5 a day
Easy to follow, practical steps for children and parents to achieve a healthy and balanced digital diet
Safer Internet Day 2020
The BBC Own It keyboard and app
So, you’ve got your very first phone. The Own It app will help you to make smart choices, feel more confident and get advice when you need it.
Parents’ Ultimate Guide to TikTok
Is TikTok safe? How does it work? And can I do a duet with my kid? Everything you need to know about this popular musical singing and sharing app.
Let’s talk PANTS
With the help of our friendly dinosaur Pantosaurus, talking PANTS is a simple way to teach your child how to stay safe from abuse.
How to Set Up and Use Family Link, Google’s Parental Controls App
Google has rolled out screen time and app management features to the Chrome OS version of its parental supervision app, Family Link, so now you can remotely manage and monitor your child’s activity on laptops and tablets running the OS, as well as on any Android device running Android 5.1 or higher.
What3words: The app that can save your life
Police have urged everyone to download a smartphone app they say has already saved several lives. What is it and how does it work?