In support of Safer Internet Day 2015, the ISPAI team developed an infographic on parental controls. It is important that parents use all available internet safety measures to keep children out of harm’s way, as it is easier and smarter to prevent than to struggle to combat after the fact!
Use of Parental Controls – statistics according to the results of a nationwide survey commissioned by ISPAI in spring 2014 (sample size 1,000 Internet Users in Ireland)
Parental Controls for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch – to learn more click here
Parental Controls for Mac computers – to learn more click here
Parental Controls for Windows 8, 7 and Vista – to learn more click here
Battle.Net – Blizzard Entertainment games – to learn more click here
www.pegionline.eu is an excellent site which provides information and tips on protecting children when they are participating in Online Gaming.
http://www.pegi.info/ie/ – a good online resource to check the suitability of a game content against a specific age group. However the information available on the website is for guidance and parents should check the games’ content themselves.