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How to ‘Unplug’ Your Kid’s Tech Addiction

How to ‘Unplug’ Your Kid’s Tech Addiction

The global pandemic has changed the world on a macro level, but it has also reshaped the microcosm of our family routines. Once, screen time was a special treat for my kids, saved for weekends and movie nights. Oh, but then all the schools closed. And the daycares. Suddenly, screens…

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 their kids are spending time on their devices, so they…

Is Your Teen Addicted To Gaming?

Is Your Teen Addicted To Gaming?

It might seem like all your tween or teen wants to do these days is hunker down with a smartphone, tablet, laptop or gaming device and play—for hours on end. Teens and gaming go hand-in-hand, especially as they gain access to a variety of different devices and gaming options. But…