In the times that we are in, in which we happen to be so surrounded by lots of digital dangers and threats looming and kids exposed to with the use of the internet, it is a fact that keeping our kids safe while online and using their mobile phones is one of the main objectives of each and every parent. Among some of the dangers and risks that kids happen to be so exposed to include those such as cyberbullying, sexting, cyber addiction and that of getting to run onto the online predators who may so prove such a serious security threat to your kids safety. There are as well some of the inappropriate apps and websites that as well still all but serve to endanger your young ones on their mobile phones. Looking at these facts, one thing that remains a certainty is the need to have a mobile phone monitoring system in place so as to ensure that we as parents get to ensure that we track what activities kids are on while they are on their mobile devices such as smartphones.
The first step in this regard is to have such a candid talk with the young ones in so far as the use of technology goes and the security threats that abound online and as well lay bare the rules for them to understand so far as the use of their mobile phones go. Besides this, to further buffer this, as a parent you need to make sure that you have taken all steps necessary to ensure that you monitor whatever it is that your kids are up to on their mobile phones at whatever time of the day and wherever they may be and you may be. The following is a review at some of the tips that you need to know of in so far as the need to monitor your kids’ online activity go on their mobile phones, track their texts, location and apps.
First we will take a look at what it takes to monitor their texts/SMSs. If you have a gadget such as an Apple iOS gadget, here you will find such an easy way to monitor your kids Messages, via the iMessages app. This is simply done by having linked the same iCloud account as on your child’s iPhone and your own. You can as well achieve this by applying the same for the spare iOS device or Mac computer that you have and actually happens to be as well quite effective.