Technology is availing us the incredible gifts every day. It is making our lives better and sensible. When it comes to happiness, your family is the biggest reason for your smile. In return, as a parent, you are responsible for their security. Thanks to the GPS tracking based applications available in the market through which you can monitor locations and many other useful aspects. Let’s explore a few of these applications which are making us live free by keeping our family under a safe boundary.
Best Application to Keep Your Family Safe
Find My Kids:
When it comes to the safety of your child or other beloved ones, Find My Kids is the first favorable option among users. This app is available for both the Android and iOS users with its rich GPS-enabled features. It allows you to track your kid’s location by providing their accurate locations in real-time and notifying you about the places they visit such as school or tuition classes.
This application records the sound from the surrounding of your kid so that you can understand what is happening around them. The SOS signal in the app can help you track your kid in case of any trouble by availing their accurate location and nearby sounds. You can check the statistics about the application used over your kid’s cellphone. It helps you to check where they spent most of their time.
Net Nanny Parental Control
Zift/Net Nanny is one of the most used kid tracking app. It’s simple and user-friendly design makes it popular. Its web filtering feature is super awesome. You can filter or block unwanted websites from your kid’s mobile and can check their online searches. Along with the websites you can also block the apps that you don’t feel right for your kids. Isn’t it a cool feature? Yes, it is. You can properly monitor their social activities without asking them.
But you cannot manage the calls and SMS on their mobile. This service is provided by some application’s android version. And it is not available on any app’s IOS version.
Like other applications, it allows you to track the child’s live location, history of all visited places. You can schedule their time limit for using mobile, school alarm and others. It is available on both platforms – Android, IOS. And their feature in the IOS version is not affected by changes in Apple policies.
Norton Family Premier:
This application – Norton Family Premier is also one of the most preferred applications by parents. It also has a web filtering feature like the above-mentioned app. And, the different benefit of this app is that you can install and use it on several devices. There is no limit for the installation on the device.
It allows you to track the real-time location of your kid and you can get the complete history of the places they have visited. But it offers time management features only for Android and Windows. This feature is not available on the IOS version.
Also, the geofencing feature is not included in it. It is quite expensive if you are availing it to use on a single device. It will be free only if you are purchasing is antivirus software which costs $55. And, spending money on this for a single device is not beneficial.
Kaspersky Safe Kids:
Before selecting an app, the first question arises in mind is – how much it will charge me? Kaspersky Safe Kids application is quite affordable and has the both free and paid version. Its free version allows you to avail several features like web filtering, managing other apps and setting time limits, etc. And its paid version costs you $15 per year which is also affordable.
You can track your kid easily and it offers geo-fencing features for both platforms. Its IOS version will not let you monitor text messages and calls on your kid’s phone. Rest it will avail you all the required features for your child’s safety.
In March 2019, Apple restricts some features of this app and ask to remove them. Kaspersky Lab then registers a complaint against that and this dispute is about to solve and let’s see what result comes out.
Qustodio has different software available for IOS, Android, MAC and also for Windows. It is good but it restricts the feature of tracking. It does not provide geofencing and you are not able to get the live location.
But you can manage calls, messages and other applications on your child’s mobile phone. Web filtering works very well on the IOS version whereas the call/ SMS monitoring works best on the Android version.
This application is quite expensive as its price is up to $138 / year. You can use it on 15 different devices. It was about to launch cheap device costs $40 per year which was not successful.
By using these applications, you can keep your family out of any troubles. These apps are capable of providing you with the safety modules leveraging which you can create an effective wall covering your family.