How to enable Safe browsing on iOS devices

Many parents I spoke to didn’t realize that there are many restrictions already built-in iOS. One that is easy to setup is the Website restrictions for your child’s iOS device (iPhone, iPod or iPad). You can Limit Adult …

Why my son wants an Instagram account

…and why I’m still saying No (for now) Full disclosure about how we came here… my daughter installed Instagram when she was 12 without our consent, created an account and started using it. My wife did check up on …

Where and How Teens communicate

Realizing time flies and that we have a 12 year old daughter turning 13 in about a month, it was a timely article I read from PEW Research on the subject of where teens spend their time online. I feel …

5 tips for Child Safety on the Internet

The vast world of the internet that our children live in – what a place! There’s so much to explore and endless opportunities to learn something new. With that said, the internet does present a challenge for parents …

7 tips for your household technology sanity!

The subject of how our children are being raised around technology continues to get attention with various news outlet talking about how we as parents are using devices like tablets as glorified babysitters. As parents, we are not …

Our Boomerang Onboarding Process version 1.0

What is Onboarding? In relation to technology apps like Boomerang, onboarding is a process used to make the setup of an application as painless and user intuitive as possible. Once you complete the onboarding of an app, you should be …

Boomerang Parental Control is now available!

Boomerang Parental Control available on Google Play Boomerang Parental Control is available for Android devices. You may try it for free for 14 days now by clicking on the Google Play Store badge below. Follow the in-app steps …

Caring about screen time

Why should we care so much about Screen Time? Screen time is a term used more and more in today’s world when discussing the amount of time we spend in front of a glowing screen. Such a screen …

Technology use and my family

How we try to balance device time Our lives are typical in terms of how busy we’ve become as our kids grow up. I think this constant go-go-go that we’re on is somewhat created by us, the parents, …