Posts tagged iPad

Qustodio for iOS Helps Kids Browse The Web Safely

QustodioIn this age of information technology, kids around the world rely a lot on the Internet for their day-to-day activities. As a parent, you must be quite anxious about their safety online, as the chances of kids getting trapped by cyber bullies, revealing their personal identity or becoming distracted/misled by age-inappropriate content are high. Qustodio is a new browser that allows kids to surf the Web in a safe and secure environment.

Once you install the app in all the devices your kids use, you need to set Qustodio as the default browser to give it complete control over your children’s online activities. After you create your account, you can assign suitable avatars for your kids to have a separate profile for each of them. With a single Qustodio account you can connect to and monitor all your kids’ devices such as the PC, tablet, laptop and smartphone.

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Qustodio is an all-in-one cyber safety tool to help parents keep their kids safe online. Using this app you can monitor and track all activities such as the websites viewed, search histories, keywords used in searches and a lot more. If you feel that your kids are spending too much of time on a particular website, you can set time limits for that particular website. You can select a specific category and block all websites under that particular category. At times when kids are unintentionally taken to blocked sites, Qustodio Safe Browser denies them access and keeps you informed through alerts.

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Qustodio Safe Browser has highly customizable options. With this app you set different time schedules for Internet usage of each of your kids. With an Internet enabled device you can access, manage and monitor your Qustodio account from any part of the globe. The browser’s homepage provides you with detailed reports of each of your kids’ Internet usage. The reports are presented in the form of charts and graphs. The browser alerts you if something has to be brought to your notice.

Qustodio Safe Browser is available in free and premium versions. By installing the free version you can connect the browser to two devices and observe two users for three days. With the premium versions you can monitor many users and connect to more devices for unlimited services. The premium versions are available for $44.95 and $79.95.

These days, kids are very sensitive about parents intruding into the privacy of their online activities. What I like the most about this app is that it allows me to monitor my kids’ activities without infringing into their privacy.

With Qustodio Safe Browser parents can heave a sigh of relief, knowing that their kids are in a safe environment. You can download it from here.

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Microsoft Office: Now Available On iPad

OfficeAfter several years of waiting, Microsoft finally made a move that is strategically right for the company. Today, at an event in San Francisco, Microsoft announced the arrival of Microsoft Office for iPad. Word, PowerPoint and Excel will be available for the iPad on the App Store starting 2PM ET. Read More

How To Tether Your iPad To A Wi-Fi Hotspot

TetherIf you have an iPad which is not 3G/4G compatible then surfing the internet on the go isn’t easy. Also, not every hotel, cafĂ© or restaurant has Wi-Fi. And if they do you almost always have to pay for it. But if you also own an iPhone you can turn it into a Wi-Fi hotspot and tether your iPad to it. Below are the steps on how to achieve this. Read More

Sunrise Calendar Updated, Brings iPad Support

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Sunrise Calendar, the popular iOS calendar App has just been updated to version 2.1, bringing with it a bunch of new features, including iPad support. The App was updated to version 2.0 a while back, which upgraded it visually, as the developers completely overhauled the App’s UI, making it on par with iOS 7‘s design schemes. Read More

A Good Golf Companion App, myGolfstats + GPS (Review)

mygolfstatsThere are hundreds and thousands of golf apps on the App Store. It does get a bit tricky to choose between them and find the perfect Golf app for you. Some have a hefty price tag attached to them and some are just rubbish. However, myGolfstats + GPS is a good companion golf app on the App Store that not only has tons of features but is also free (with in-app purchases). Read More

iOS Activations Increase 2.3 Times On Christmas Day

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According to recent research conducted by Flurry Analytics, iOS device activations which include the iPhone, iPod touch and iPad grew by 2.3 times on Christmas day. The increase came from comparing the device activations on a normal December day and on Christmas day. Amazon Kindle’s performance has been at par with the Apple iPad. Read More

Transform Your iOS Device Into A Custom Controller With Custom Control Pad

ccpiconCustom Control Pad (CCP), developed by FrozenPepper, allows you to completely convert the display of your iPad and iPhone into a personally chosen keyboard or, much better, into a joystick that works flawlessly with your PC and Mac. Read More

Nokia’s Cheap Ads For Lumia 2520 Tablet Target The iPad

Nokia is trying to go the Microsoft way by releasing cheap shot ads targeted towards how bad the iPad is and how good the new Lumia 2520 is. The ad focuses on a physical keyword, better battery charging and Microsoft Office that the Lumia 2520 (what a confusing name) sports. Anyway, look at the ad and decide for yourself. iPad is the way to go, if you ask us.

Return Water Damaged Apple Device and Get Paid

Water Damaged iPhoneIf you are among the unfortunate people who have dropped their Apple device in water, and damaged it, there is good news for you. Read More

Today for iOS Is A Customizable Wake Up Alarm

Today is a recently launched App for iOS that serves as a wake up alarm. What’s different? It’s totally customizable from the bottom up. It’s very automated, so you customize the things you’d like, and it would wake you up alongside those elements presented in a structured format. Read More