Controlling children’s use of technology: a preventive measure or an invasion of privacy?

How to use parental control apps to protect children and the fine line that exists between controlling the use of technology and invasion of privacy In the “Arkangel” episode of the popular series Black Mirror, an overprotective mother decides to implant a chip in her daughter’s brain so she can use her tablet and an app … More Controlling children’s use of technology: a preventive measure or an invasion of privacy?

Parents Can Help Their Children Explore Online Safely

Brand new, child-friendly ESET Parental Control for Android app is now available worldwide. ESET announced the global availability of its ESET Parental Control for Android app, which helps parents to protect their children when exploring the online world. Having a tool to manage what their children do with their tablets and smartphones is important for parents. … More Parents Can Help Their Children Explore Online Safely

Who is responsible for cyberbullying?

ESET Ireland’s latest survey reveals people believe the bullies and their parents should take responsibility for cyberbullying. Is it the education? The schools? The Gardaí? Online websites? Social media? The victims themselves? Who should bear the brunt of responsibility for cyberbullying? According to the last survey commissioned by ESET Ireland and carried out by Amárach … More Who is responsible for cyberbullying?

The best social networks for younger children

Social media is a part of everyday life for most teenagers, with many dedicating large amounts of their online time to these networks. Research shows that teens tend to favor popular sites, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For much young children, however – those under the age of 13 – these networks tend to be out … More The best social networks for younger children

AV-Comparatives: ESET Smart Security has Best Web Filtering to Protect Children

ESET has achieved the highest score in the latest Parental Control test by AV-Comparatives, an independent testing authority. ESET flagship product ESET Smart Security which is currently being launched already in its eight generation – has been rated as best for web filtering among the 12 tested Windows Internet security suites with parental control. With … More AV-Comparatives: ESET Smart Security has Best Web Filtering to Protect Children