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parenting

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ZeroDesktop MiiPC

The Kickstarter-funded Android computer has a wealth of parental control features.

Sep. 6, 2013

MSRP: $99.00

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​FTC: Amazon cost parents millions in unauthorized app buys

The agency is asking the court to force Amazon to refund parents for virtual goods their kids bought before passwords were required.

By Jul. 10, 2014

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No, Apple, phones can't solve all parenting problems

Thai phone provider DTAC shows that sometimes you can't use your phone to stop a kid crying. Sometimes, you just have to be human.

By Jul. 10, 2014

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LG unleashes a wearable that lets parents track their kids

The Kizon is worn by children but is really meant for parents -- letting them know where their kids are at all times with GPS, Wi-Fi, and a direct call button.

By Jul. 8, 2014

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Apple to parents: iPhone is your little helper

The latest ad in Apple's "You're More Powerful Than You Think" campaign shows all the apps parents can use to get through the day.

By Jun. 29, 2014

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Instagram grows in China, despite ban on parent Facebook

While Facebook itself is blocked by the Chinese government, Facebook-owned Instagram is growing fast in that country.

By Jun. 11, 2014

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Kids Mode and parental controls on the Galaxy S5

Let your kids access fun features and apps on your S5 while keeping you content locked away.

By Apr. 25, 2014

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Parents prefer phones to kids?

Those who specialize in child development say they're noticing more incidents of parents ignoring their kids in favor of their phones. For some kids, phones become hate objects.

By Apr. 21, 2014

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When parents limit screen time, kids behave, sleep, and test better

Since the average kid is in front of a screen more than 40 hours a week, researchers say even small limits on screen time can reap multiple health benefits.

By Mar. 31, 2014

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Top 5: Tech to help your parents drive safely

CNET's Brian Cooley tells you about the top 5 car technologies you should nudge your parents to get.

By Mar. 31, 2014