Technology in the Classroom - A South African Perspective

  • November 26, 2019
  • Parenting Hub
It seems that at the moment no social gathering can go by without South Africa’s economic future being a topic of discussion. And with good...

Social exposure: examining the underlying insecurities in the future of…

  • November 8, 2019
  • Parenting Hub
The social influence of robots on people and the insecurities this can bring should not be underestimated. Research conducted by Kaspersky and Ghent University has...

The dark side of apps

  • September 13, 2019
  • Parenting Hub
Mobile device security threats are on the rise and it’s not hard to see why. In...

Do you worry about your child and cyberbullying?

  • March 21, 2019
  • Parenting Hub
As digital continues to grow and influence the day to day lives of children, and...

Cyberbullying

  • March 20, 2019
  • Impaq
Bullies have always existed. However, in the digital age, the bullying we are seeing is...

Practical tips on how to keep your kids safe online

  • March 8, 2019
  • Impaq
If you have been on any social media platform these past few weeks you might...

Three reasons why you really should print your photos

  • February 12, 2019
  • Parenting Hub
Epson, a renowned manufacturer of printing and visual imaging solutions, ran a survey on social...

8 Best apps for parents to monitor their children

  • January 9, 2019
  • Kaboutjie
Monitoring the activities of the children has become a huge challenge for the parents in...

Kaspersky Safe Kids helps track missing teen!

  • October 18, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
Cyber predators, child trafficking, cyber bullies, children running away – the list of worst nightmare...

Is technology destroying our humanness?

  • September 10, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
The world is spinning with new technologies and we, the human inhabitants, are the willing...

Pets in the digital age: what we can do to…

  • July 12, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
Kaspersky Lab, together with the research agency Opeepl, surveyed 7,740 household pet owners from 15...

I-Innovate opens minds to Artificial Intelligence at Cape Town School

  • June 26, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
STE(A)M educational specialist, I-Innovateis bringing another 21stCentury learning programme to South Africa to open up...

Parental police: Being ‘bad cop’ isn’t shielding kids from online…

  • June 14, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
The risks associated with growing up in an online world are not only giving parents...

Smart device advice for parents

  • May 9, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
Smart devices are a massive part of our children’s lives. They spend much of their...

When screens replace teachers: danger of introducing tech in the…

  • April 27, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
Technology has taken the world by storm and its use now pervades arguably all fields....

Opinion piece: Is the failure to protect your child from…

  • April 13, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
By Andrew Wilson, CEO at LucidView What does the job of a parent entail? In...

Review: Epson L3060 Eco Tank Printer

  • April 12, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
  The Epson L3060 Eco Tank Printer is a must for any home. Being able...

Parents urged to limit screen time to boost kids’ development

  • March 9, 2018
  • Parenting Hub
Technology has completely revolutionised the world. It affects just about everything we do, from paying...

The lighter side of technology

  • November 9, 2017
  • Skidz
By:  Juazel de Villiers) Clinical Psychologist, PS0117692 Practice Number: 0496359 Juazel.devilliers@gmail.com The dangers of technology...

Parenting in the social media era – how to manage…

  • September 15, 2017
  • Parenting Hub
Riaan Badenhorst, General Manager, Kaspersky Lab Africa Social platforms give many families the freedom to...

Technology and Tots

  • August 29, 2017
  • Meg Faure
By Meg Faure Embracing technology is essential in this day and age, and I am certainly...

Prima Toys harnesses unboxing video trend

  • August 10, 2017
  • Prima Toys
 Leading toy importer and distributor Prima Toys recently launched their very own unboxing videos. The...

Encouraging Literacy

  • May 31, 2017
  • Prima Toys
Finally, your child can read. For parent, teacher and child, the process of learning to...

Embracing The Digital Gap

  • May 10, 2017
  • Mia Von Scha
It is human nature to find fascination with things that are off limits. The DO...

The Dangers of the Internet for your Child

  • April 7, 2017
  • Net Parenting
“Had I only known what she was up to, I might have prevented this “....

Setting a bad example: children unimpressed by parents’ online behaviour

  • April 7, 2017
  • Parenting Hub
Social media gives us the freedom to communicate with our loved ones, whenever and wherever...

Is my tween ready and responsible enough for a cell…

  • March 22, 2017
  • Parenting Hub
Deciding if your tween is ready and responsible enough to own a cell phone is...

Parents Lack Visibility and Control over Kids’ Online Activity, Study…

  • February 17, 2017
  • Parenting Hub
Parents need to do more to protect their kids from the growing number of online...

How to make “back-to-school” activities a breeze.

  • February 7, 2017
  • Parenting Hub
It’s never too late to start planning for a productive school year ahead. With a...

Children and Technology

  • November 29, 2016
  • Skidz
By Juazel de Villiers (née Pieterse), Clinical Psychologist Technology has become integrated in our daily...

3 ways parents can keep their child’s device ‘clean’

  • November 18, 2016
  • Kaspersky Lab Africa
Raising children in the digital age has become a little bit of a ‘ying-yang’ experience....

Psychological study discovers new era of 'digital best friends', Kaspersky…

  • September 21, 2016
  • Kaspersky Lab Africa
A third of consumers are willing to ditch their friends for their smartphone. Yet 93%...

New study reveals the Internet is a source of family…

  • August 11, 2016
  • Kaspersky Lab Africa
The way we live our digital lives at home is having a big impact on...

Parental Control report reveals chats, games and narcotics most popular…

  • July 12, 2016
  • Kaspersky Lab Africa
Kaspersky Lab’s latest report shows that children around the world spend most of their time online using...

Your child is never too young to learn about online…

  • June 9, 2016
  • Kaspersky Lab Africa
From a young age, children today are curious about accessing the Internet. In fact, more...

Keeping your kids safe on the Internet

  • October 28, 2015
  • Parenting Hub
Us South Africans are an incredibly security conscious bunch. We tend to focus a lot...

Should You Read Your Child’s Social Media Posts?

  • August 17, 2015
  • Parenting Hub
There is a lot being written about whether parents should be reading content their Child's...

How To Role-Model Healthy Technology Use For Your Children

  • June 18, 2015
  • Parenting Hub
When I provide my talks to school children on cyber sense, they often nod in...

Should You Let Your Child Play Minecraft?

  • November 13, 2014
  • Parenting Hub
A client of mine asked me what I thought about her child playing Minecraft on...

Parenting In The Information Age

  • August 7, 2014
  • Heather Hansen
There’s no doubt that parenting is not an easy job. It requires enormous dedication, self-sacrifice,...

Does Your Daughter's Social Media Profile Reflect Who She Really…

  • August 7, 2014
  • Heather Hansen
The other day I read an excellent blog written by a mother of boys addressed...

Parenting 101 on Keeping Kids Safe on the Internet

  • October 31, 2013
  • Bill Corbett
There’s going to be a lot of Internet-Enabled devices hidden in gift-wrap this coming holiday...

Cyber-Bullying has reared its ugly head!

  • September 28, 2013
  • Parenting Hub
In a previous article that we published on bullying amongst our children in South Africa,...

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