Author Archives: Duncan Rae

About Duncan Rae

Duncan is passionate about technology and has turned this passion into both a career and a hobby. He is married to the girl of his dreams and is the father of two boys. Keeping children safe in this digital world we live in has inspired him to put this site together to assist in educating parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles etc. to make their homes and devices safer for young children to use.

Showmax Now Supports Parental Controls

Showmax in South Africa finally launched support for parental controls. It is live on the website as well as apps on mobile platforms. Availability on Smart TVs may take some time to come depending on the TV manufacturer. To enable … Continue reading

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Review of OpenDNS Personal

Many of the solutions available to protect ourselves and our families from internet threats (security, inappropriate content etc.) are quite expensive. There are however a few free ones and OpenDNS Personal happens to one of these. It is relatively easy … Continue reading

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General Internet Filtering solutions for the home

We’ll be doing full reviews in the coming weeks of these products, but for now it might be helpful for people who are looking at potential internet filtering and reporting solutions for their home to check them out. They both … Continue reading

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Video and Computer Game Rating Systems

Unfortunately, video and computer games are still seen as “kids” entertainment by many, especially those of the older generations who didn’t grow up with them. I’ve spoken to many parents who let their young children play Grand Theft Auto or … Continue reading

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