Technology is all around us. Our children are digital natives and we are sometimes behind their technology learning curve. Kids are often allowed unsupervised time with electronic devices, which gives them access to the world wide web. Did you know that 46% teens admitted if they knew their parents were paying attention, they would change their online behavior. I know there are times when I allow my kids to play on their iPad without my supervision so I was happy to find out about iParent.TV (iParentTV). The statistics related to children’s digital use is probably not surprising, but we should all take not and protect our kids a little better.
What is iParent.TV?
If your kids are awake, they’re probably on a smartphone, in front of a smart tv, downloading apps, or posting to social networks. And most likely you have no idea what some of those apps or social networks even do. iParentTV will be a yearly, subscription-based website for teaching and informing parents on all things tech, mobile, devices, websites, and apps for kids so that you will know.
What’s the Problem?
Most parents don’t have an inside track to tech or social media dangers, let alone how to safeguard their kids against them.
- 58% of 10-12 year old kids believe they know how to hide their online activities from their parents.
- 46% of them said they would change their online behavior if they knew their parents were paying attention.
Introducing iParentTV – keeping parents ahead of the tech curve. We believe we have the opportunity to help parents understand, get involved and safeguard their children in the ever-evolving tech World. iParentTV educates parents with all the latest trends via Websites – Social Media – Apps – Devices
Where did the idea originate?
It started with a group of dads who felt like their 9-year-olds knew more about tech than they did. They were right. But their idea will help change that forever for all parents. Once launched, iParent.TV will have 100s of videos and product reviews that are very current, cutting edge and trending, keeping parents who subscribe ahead of the tech curve.
How it will work?
The iParent.TV website will be a subscription-based site costing $49 per year for parents to access all the videos, reviews, how-tos, and live chat support. It will be the largest site on the net helping parents understand what’s safe and what’s not in the world of tech. – And we are offering it for only $29 on Indiegogo.
What do you get?
Articles, videos, reviews, tips, tools and expert advice on EVERYTHING like…
- Popular Apps
- Social Network Sites
- Major Websites
- Top Devices
To get started visit http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/iparent-tv
How can you win?
iparent.tv would like to give 1 reader a one year subscription ($49) to iparent.tv.
* Each household is only eligible to win One (1) Subscription to iparent.tv via blog reviews and giveaways. Only one entrant per mailing address per giveaway. If you have won the same prize on another blog, you will not be eligible to win it again. Winner is subject to eligibility verification. The prize will be sent via FedEx or USPS. No P.O. Boxes.
There is one MANDATORY entry. Leave a blog post comment answering “Does your child have a smart phone or tablet? How do you keep them safe online?” (Contest ends 3/31/14 at 12 am)
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