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How to keep my child safe on smartphones & tablets ?

Here is how to filter internet content that is not appropriate for young children on Smartphones and Tablets?

Solution is simple, you can have an Internet filter browser installed on every smartphones and tablets, as a safe browser for your family and children. See different options below.

Why, because family-safe web browser’s will block potentially offensive websites ( example: porn, adult, malware, offensive website, malicious sites, Phishing, hate/violence, illegal sites etc) from your child’s smart device as he/she surfs the Internet.


Option 1) Install family-safe web browser’s

Blue Coat Systems offers free K9™ Web Protection Browser for iOS and Android. See list of free parental control softwares


  • K9 Web Protection Browser for iOS (free)
    Download from App Store – K9 Web Protection Browser for iOS requires iOS 5.1.1 or later (compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch). After installing, disable Safari on the device and and make K9 Web Protection as your default browser. This makes K9 Web Protection Browser can be used to access web sites. Follow the steps here
  • K9 Web Protection Browser for Android (free)
    Available free of charge from the Google Play market as Firefox-based Browser
  • K9 PC or Mac versions
    K9 Web Protection is free for home use. You can also purchase a license to use K9 Web Protection for business. For more information, or for the PC or Mac versions of K9 Web Protection, please go to: http://www.k9webprotection.com

Option 2) Block router level

Configuring OpenDNS on your network. OpenDNS will prevent access to domains hosting internet level phishing, malware, and botnets as well as offers custom content filtering settings. Click here to setup familyshield.

Option 3) Set restrictions on iOS level

Since iOS7 software, you can use restrictions to block adult/porn content on your iPhone, iPad & iPod.

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