All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Parental Controls’

Amazon Bolsters Parental Controls with FreeTime for Kindle Fire HD

Attention parents: Amazon is hoping that a new update to the Kindle fire HD makes you feel more comfortable about leaving your children alone with the tablet. In the latest over-the-air update to hit the device, Amazon is introducing Kindle FreeTime, which “provides a dedicated space for kids to interact with books, movies, TV shows, apps, and games.” FreeTime allows …

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Amazon Kindle Fire Update Bolsters Parental Controls

Amazon has just announced a software update to their Kindle Fire tablet and among other things, it improves parental controls in the realm of purchasing and access to specific content. Version 6.3.1 now gives users the ability to password-protect their purchases – so little Timmy doesn’t deplete your bank account without your knowledge. The new version also allows parents to …

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