The Modern Parent creates a video game contract for worried parents

The Modern Parent creates a video game contract for worried parents

Mar 18, 2014

The Modern Parent has written an interesting article for all parents that are worried about their kids becoming addicted to video games, and even provides a simple solution in the form of a video game contract.  You can read the article and download the contract here Share...

Advice from the Modern Parent about YouTube safety settings

Advice from the Modern Parent about YouTube safety settings

Mar 10, 2014

We came across this useful article from The Modern Parent on how to use some of the safety settings on YouTube to protect younger kids when they are using YouTube.  It is easier than you think.  You can read the full article here Share...

Some tips on effective parenting to deal with technology and the online world

Some tips on effective parenting to deal with technology and the online world

Feb 3, 2014

We came across this fantastic article from The Modern Parent which suggests 2 essential things you need to do to parent effectively with technology and the online world.  To learn more, click here. Share...

Time to Take Control: Mums and Dads urged to review ‘Parental Control’ settings and Classification restrictions

Time to Take Control: Mums and Dads urged to review ‘Parental Control’ settings and Classification restrictions

Dec 9, 2013

Video Games industry calls for parents to review safe gaming resources this holiday season 9 December, Sydney – With the new and existing generation of video games consoles predicted to top Christmas wish-lists[1], Australia’s peak body for interactive games says it’s a timely reminder for parents to familiarise themselves with the parental control...

How to set up Parental Controls on the PS4 & Xbox One

How to set up Parental Controls on the PS4 & Xbox One

Dec 7, 2013

Cnet have produced some really useful video’s on how to set up parental controls on the latest generation of consoles. To learn about the parental controls on PS4, you can watch here. To learn about the parental controls on Xbox One, you can watch here.   Share...

SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES TO COOPERATE WITH GOVERNMENT ON COMPLAINTS HANDLING

SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES TO COOPERATE WITH GOVERNMENT ON COMPLAINTS HANDLING

Jan 22, 2013

On 16 January, the Govt released this statement:   Social Networking Sites have agreed to continue promoting user safety as well as undertaking education and awareness raising about antisocial behaviour online under new guidelines announced by the Prime Minister. The Cooperative Arrangement for Complaints Handling on Social Networking Sites commits...