The Norton Family app, from the makers of Norton Security, helps teach your kids safe habits for Web exploration and helps you stay in the know about where your kids are.
Download the Norton Family app to your kids’ devices and it will help them avoid unsuitable web content, including YouTube videos. Turn on Location Supervision for the ability to track the location of their device—and show it to you on a map.
On the parent portal, you’ll see activity-tracking reports designed to give you insight into how and where your kids spend their time online, so you can see what their interests are and help keep them safe.
Norton Family (30 day trial) • Keeps you in the know about which websites kids visit and helps avoid unsuitable content. • Lets you set up rules for the kinds of websites your kids can visit on their devices. • Creates an alert on the parent portal when kids attempt to visit a blocked site. • Allows you to monitor the YouTube videos your kids are watching. • Keeps you in the loop about where your kids are by letting you map the location of their device. • Shows you a 90-day history of what your kids do on their devices, allowing you to clearly spot trends and emerging habits.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Please disable any other browser and the YouTube app so that your children’s activity can be monitored.
 Norton Family account required to use the Norton Family app  Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life
INTERNET SAFETY FOR KIDS AND TEENS Online safety is a growing concern for children and parents. Common threats regarding Internet family safety include: cyber bullying, obscene or offensive content, pornography, hateful messages, and sexual predators. Children are naturally curious and may not always know when an online situation is unsafe. Fortunately, Norton Family can help monitor your child’s online activity.
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UPDATED ON: May 3, 2016
INSTALLATIONS: 500,000 - 1,000,000
LATEST VERSION: 220.127.116.11
REQUIRED ANDROID VERSION: 4.0.3 and up
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retrieve running applications
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display system-level alerts
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full Internet access
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view network state
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read phone state and identity
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edit SMS or MMS
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receive WAP messages
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send SMS messages
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