Microsoft's Android Launcher lets parents track kids' location, app usage
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Microsoft has brought location tracking and app usage monitoring to its Android Launcher.
The Android parental controls have also extended to Microsoft's Edge browser, with any blocked websites in a Microsoft family group carrying over to Edge for Android.
Additionally, Microsoft has announced that MSN Kids, a news site for those of elementary and middle school age, is in preview. The site uses curated news and features from Microsoft partners like Time for Kids, Popular Science, Sports Illustrated for Kids, National Geographic, and USA Today.
The company didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.
Microsoft has also been working to make technology accessible to the disabled, having teamed up with Apple to into more computers and to help the disabled play video games.