Downtime with tech

Make use of the best of the net to help your child enjoy quality downtime. See a range of great articles, apps, and tools to help you get started.

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What are content farms and are they harmful?
With the popularisation of quick ‘hacks’ on various video-sharing and social media platforms, content farms have found a way to ...
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What is the Wordle game?
The simple word game has quickly risen to popularity among teens and young adults. While Wordle’s concept is harmless enough, ...
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Life’s gone digital: pandemic life for teens outlined in Cybersurvey
This year's Cybersurvey looks at teenagers’ wellbeing and online lives in the COVID-19 winter lockdown of 2020-21.
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Instagram announces new features to combat cyberbullying
The campaign, created by End Violence Against Children Fund and backed by Facebook, has been launched to help young people ...
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PSA: New campaign launched to offer online safety advice for families
The campaign, created by End Violence Against Children Fund and backed by Facebook, has been launched to help young people ...
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Learning goes live to support families homeschooling
New research reveals that only 33% of kids say their parents check age-ratings on games they play while two-thirds of ...
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Disney Plus parental controls and settings – What parents need to know
Launched in the UK in March 2020, Disney+ has over 100 million subscribers. With plenty of child-friendly content, it has ...
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It’s never too soon to think about how your children use technology
With tablets and smartphones now the devices of choice for ever younger children, John discusses what parents should know about ...
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10 fun things to do this Easter
Angela Ellis from Good Things Foundation shares advice on how the Make It Click website can help families develop critical ...
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Watch parties – the go-to group watch feature
Angela Ellis from Good Things Foundation shares advice on how the Make It Click website can help families develop critical ...
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Getting back to school at home – tips to support your family
Angela Ellis from Good Things Foundation shares advice on how the Make It Click website can help families develop critical ...
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Setting up the appropriate safety settings on social media
Angela Ellis from Good Things Foundation shares advice on how the Make It Click website can help families develop critical ...
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Recommended streaming for good quality family downtime
Angela Ellis from Good Things Foundation shares advice on how the Make It Click website can help families develop critical ...
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Getting active with tech
Angela Ellis from Good Things Foundation shares advice on how the Make It Click website can help families develop critical ...