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Net Nanny 6.5

Function: Filtering/Monitoring
Cost Estimate: $39.99/year; PC & Mac www.netnanny.com
  • Perfect for parents with less computer experience
  • Blocks objectionable content
  • Ratings-based access control for videos, games, tunes based on child’s age & maturity
  • Flags dangerous chat conversations
  • Instant email and cell phone alerts
  • Mobile apps available for Android and iPhone/iPad/iPod

Covenant Eyes

Function: Filtering/Accountability
Cost Estimate: $10.49/month; PC & Mac www.covenanteyes.com
  • Blocks pornographic and questionable websites at various levels
  • User may specify websites to always block or always allow
  • User limits may be set to access the internet at certain times of the day and for a certain total amount of time
  • Mobile app available for iPhone/iPad/iPod

X3watch Pro

Filtering/Monitoring/Accountability
Cost Estimate: $7.00/month; PC & Mac www.x3watch.com
  • Free accountability software program helping with online integrity
  • Monitors web browsing activity
  • Notifies accountability partners
  • Sends out scheduled email accountability reports
  • Flags inappropriate websites
  • Mobile apps available for Android and iPhone/iPad/iPod

Safe Eyes

Function: Filtering/ Monitoring
Cost Estimate: $49.95/year; PC & Mac www.internetsafety.com
  • Blocks objectionable content
  • Monitors social networking
  • Blocks YouTube content
  • Works on three computers
  • Parental notifications
  • Time Limits
  • Mobile apps available for Android and iPhone/iPad/iPod

 

MORE LINKS FOR THE FAMILY

Focus on the Family
Family Internet & Technology http://www.focusonthefamily.com/parenting/kids-and-technology

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
NetSmartz Workshop is an interactive, educational program of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) that provides age-appropriate resources to help teach children how to be safer online and off. The program is designed for children ages 5-17, parents and guardians, educators, and law enforcement. With resources such as videos, games, activity cards, and presentations, NetSmartz entertains while it educates. http://www.netsmartz.org/Parents

AVG Family Safety
A free downloadable children’s book to aide parents in talking to their children about internet safety. http://aa-download.avg.com/filedir/fas/family-safety_little-bird.pdf