(Update for 2017: We just released our brand new, completely overhauled Covenant Eyes Accountability app for i Phone®, i Pad®, and i Pod Touch®.
Our patent-pending technology extends accountability coverage on the i Phone and i Pad in ways that no one else can.
So how do you stay informed about how your child is using their mobile device?
Here are some simple things you can do as a parent to stay informed.
Skype and other video conferencing services are still popular–both for casual visits as well as for formal business transactions.
However, social media is still growing, providing new apps specifically designed for video chatting.
Learn more about the new app.) Step 2: Set restrictions.
On your i OS device, turn off the ability for new apps to be installed without your permission, turn off Safari and other browsers so that an app like Covenant Eyes is the only way you can access the Internet, and turn off any additional functionality you do not wish your child to have access to.
Watch this video tutorial on how to lock down your i OS device and use Covenant Eyes.
Step 1: Install an application like Covenant Eyes that will monitor how that Android device is being used.
As you are looking through the different applications on your child’s phone it will be come quickly apparent that you do not know what everything does. Internet Browsers – Both i OS and Android devices come with pre-installed Internet browsers.