Product lets parents monitor, control child's cell phone (podcast)

Taser International, the company that makes Taser guns for police, has developed software to help parents monitor and control their child's cell phone use.

Graphic from Taser's Protector website Taser International

Taser International has developed software that allows parents to monitor and control what their children can do with their cell phones. The service, called Protector Family Safety Platform, lets parents monitor their child's incoming and outgoing phone calls, texts and media. Parents can block calls or messages, listen in, and even record calls.

Taser International Vice President Steve Tuttle tells Larry Magid how the system works.


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