A new market for parent- and kid-friendly technology is exploding.
Twelve-year old Kyle shared his full name, hometown, school and favourite hangouts on the photo-sharing site Instagram.
A New Zealand internet watchdog is warning SnapChat application users to be aware of the service's pitfalls.
Households are spending more time online and it's having a big impact on how families interact.
MiniMonos, an "online virtual world" for children, to close because of dwindling membership.
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Jamie Curry may be NZ's most popular teen with a weekly worldwide audience of more than 7 million.
A couple have been ordered to pay $317 after their children illegally pirated tracks using BitTorrent.
Kiwis are more dependent on the internet than ever, relying on the web for almost everything.
Motivated, articulate teens are taking to the web to explore their interests and they are attracting a lot of fans.
Those parents who have managed to impose limits on screen time can't talk about it to other parents for fear of sounding smug.
The first time a story about explosive baby poop showed up in my Facebook news feed, I was alarmed.
In the expanding world of early childhood education and technology, not all apps are created equal.
The creators of violent video games won't play them in front of their own children, so should we?
Children are spending more than half their spare time in front of a screen after embracing smart device technology, a study has found.
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With smartphone and tablet users getting younger, new apps can help parents of 2-to-13-year-olds monitor and control their children's use of the internet.
Cyber-bullying is a huge problem and schools have been lobbying hard for the power to seize and search pupils' devices.
You're worried about embarrassing photos haunting kids into their adult years, and the high-tech industry has responded with a flood of new apps aimed to give more privacy.
It's no surprise that teens are techno- addicts, but new research in America shows how addicted this generation of "digital natives" are.
Father helps daughter play as Pauline instead of Mario by hacking original Donkey Kong.
The iPhone is a luxury device that is far superior to your child's needs - it's like buying a Ferrari before a bike.
Here are some simple steps you can take to prevent your child from making inadvertent purchases while playing on your iPad or tablet.
Danny accidentally racked up more than $3000 in add-on purchases on the family iPad in 10 minutes.
Grandparents are in danger of being overlooked for advice by their grandchildren, who are more accustomed to searching for answers on the internet, a new survey shows.
Children are switching on to smartphones and tablets in a big way.
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