HE Google announced a few innovations for this Tuesday (18) Family Connectionis a parental control service that allows you to manage, among other features, the content your children access from their mobile phones and tablets. Improvements have been released based on feedback and suggestions made by parents.
One of the novelties appears in the “Location” tab, which shows in real time where the children are. From now on it will be possible Enable notifications when the child arrives or leaves a certain placelike school, a friend’s house, or sports training.
In the same tab, it is possible to activate a tool that searches for the device to view the battery life of the child’s phone and find it. In the “Controls” tab, the user can: set limits on usage timedownload apps, access content and data permissions.
another addition Google Family Link It’s the “Featured” tab, which makes it easy for little ones to find out which programs and content they access the most by gathering the most important notifications in one place. There are also resources provided by partners such as ConnectSafely, Common Sense Media, and the Family Online Safety Institute.
“Today only” mode and web version
HE Google parental control app it also gained a function that makes the tool softer for a certain period of time. When activating “Today Only” mode, screen time settings and other limits are temporarily changed without affecting general settings.
It is also worth mentioning the launch. The web version of Google Family LinkSign in to the service page to access the functionality even when you don’t have your mobile phone with you.
New tools should be accessible to everyone in the world. Family Link app for Android and iOS in the coming weeks.
Source: Tec Mundo