Different screen time limits can be set for different apps in this app
The app also has a location tracking feature
App block and unlock feature can give more control over children’s movement
The coronavirus has led to the digitization of children’s work and office work. Along with its advantages, there are also some disadvantages. Constantly being in front of a mobile screen for various purposes can be detrimental to health. Microsoft has now launched the ‘Microsoft Family Safety’ app for Android and iOS users to monitor how much screen time your kids and family members are spending on their mobiles. The app has received over 5,000 downloads on the Play Store.
The company launched the app in March. Until now, it could only be used by Microsoft users. The screen time limit can be set using this app. Parents can set the limit by choosing the time like 30 minutes, 1 hour, and 2 hours keeping in mind the health of their children. This app informs the parents about all the activities of their children with their mobile phones.
Features and Specifications of the Microsoft Family Safety app
- Different time limits can be set for different apps in this app. So the child can be careful not to play games on mobile under the pretext of studying online.
- Users will be able to set time limits in slots like Weekly, Daily, and Weekend.
- The app also has a location tracking feature. So parents can also easily monitor the location of their children.
- Features including block and unlock apps give parents more control over their children’s movements.