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When should kids own a smartphone?

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When should kids own a smartphone?

We launched JuniorProtect recently, a mobile service that helps parents better manage their child’s smartphone usage. Kids are accessing the internet from as young as 8 years old and most often via a smartphone. This can be worrying because while the internet can be an enriching place, it can be unsafe as well.

 

We asked some parents what their concerns are when it comes to giving their kids a phone:

 

 

 

 

Many had different views on the right age but most were concerned about their child’s activity online: What’s your take? Do you share the same concerns? 

  • children
  • juniorprotect
  • kids
  • Mobile
  • mobile data
  • mobile phone
  • Smartphone