Also searching for “sexy pictures” with a Google search was blocked.
From the child’s i Device with the i OS 7 update, go to Settings Restrictions. If you have already set up restrictions, you’ll be prompted for the passcode. This appears to be a great option for older kids, tweens, and younger teens where you want to make sure they don’t access inappropriate content for their age group.
If not, choose Enable Restrictions and enter a passcode. You can also choose to always allow certain websites or never allow a site, to override the automatic settings.
Be sure to use a 4-digit passcode that you will remember and your kids will not guess. In my testing, the device would not allow a visit to or
Blocking contacts means there is a solution to the problem of group i Messages.
You may want to upgrade your child’s devices just for these features! As you may know Apple does offer some level of parental control for i Pods, i Phones and i Pads through Restriction settings.
Used to be, you could either allow the Safari web browser or restrict it completely.
In order to allow access to only sites, you had to install a kid-safe browser, and restrict Safari completely.
Last week was the much ballyhooed debut of the i Phone 5S and 5C along with i OS 7.
i OS is the Apple operating system for mobile devices.
While many folks are commenting on the new design (shown here), there are at least two new features that parents should be aware of.
First, you can now restrict Safari from showing adult content, and second, you can block contacts.