Babydoll

Weeknights 7 p.m. to Midnight

It's getting harder and harder to monitor your kids online. Babydoll found some apps and tools that can help you make that easier.

It’s hard worrying about ways to monitor your kids online.

If you’re like me then you often find yourself watching To Catch A Predator style videos in horror. I’m constantly worried about my children being lured into a trap online.

I think as humans they deserve some level of privacy as they get older. Still, as a parent I have to endure their safety first!

I put together a list of great apps that help you monitor their online activity without having to constantly go through their devices.

  • FamilyLink

    Google Family Link - Home

    Whether your children are younger or in their teens, the Family Link app lets you set digital ground rules to help guide them as they learn, play, and explore online.* Guide them to good content View their activity Not all screen time is the same.

  • KidLogger

    Kidlogger - free parental control app for Android, Windows and Mac

    We've created a useful and free app to help you get to know what your children are doing on a computer or smartphone. KidLogger - is a parental control software compatible with the most used OS in the world.

  • Qustudio

    Qustudio calls itself the “all-in-one parental control and wellbeing solution.”

  • Apple Phone Tracker

    This app is great for Apple users.

  • Parental Control from ESET

    ESET Parental

    Protect your children with ESET Parental Control. Monitor their online activity, locate them when needed, define the content they can see, or set up a time limit for web surfing and gaming.

  • RealizD

    RealizD - Track how much you use your phone and Stay present - RealizD

    Do you think that you're spending a lot of time in front of your devices and want to reduce the screen time? Maybe you want to address phone addiction and start a digital diet right now? RealizD is a professionally designed app created specifically for monitoring your iPhone and iPad usage at all times.

  • OpenDNS Home Internet Security

    Home Internet Security | OpenDNS

    The easiest way to make your internet faster, safer, and more reliable. OpenDNS settings apply to every device - laptops, smartphones, tablets, DVRs, game consoles, TVs, literally anything that connects to the internet from your home network. Not to mention, we're one of the world's leading DNS service providers, meaning you'll experience faster internet speeds as well.

  • Nintendo Switch Parental Controls

    If you need a little more safety on those Nintendo Switch devices, here you go.

  • PlayStation Family Controls