Archive for the ‘child-friendly’ Category

How-to Make YouTube Safe for Children: 8 Family Friendly Tips

Saturday, November 15th, 2014
How-to Make YouTube Safe for Children: 8 Family Friendly TipsAs a site that hosts user-generated content, YouTube poses a number of challenges for parents and guardians who want to ensure that children aren't exposed to risky content. We show you 8 ways to make YouTube as child-friendly as possible.

New Video App Makes YouTube Safe for the Whole Family

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
New Video App Makes YouTube Safe for the Whole FamilyYouTube is the wild west of entertainment if you have a young family. One minute your child could be watching a short clip of Thomas the Tank Engine, the next they could be watching a parody of the show that is wildly inappropriate for children. But now, thanks to a new app called HomeTube, YouTube may find itself much more family-friendly.

YouTube for Kids? Google is Building a Child-friendly Video Site

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
YouTube for Kids? Google is Building a Child-friendly Video SiteYouTube is developing a new child-friendly site in a bid to completely filter out those videos more suitable for adults than those under 10 years old. Google is talking to developers, and creators of children's content, to offer a site that parents can trust.