TikTok Accused of Violating Child Privacy—Again

TikTok is in hot water yet again, with consumer groups accusing the social media company of violating child privacy.

Millions of Child-Tracking Smartwatches Exposed In Flaw

TechCrunch has reported on a vulnerability in GPS-enabled smartwatches for kids that could allow anyone to track them. In an exclusive release to TechCrunch, security firm Pen Test Partners detailed their findings. The researchers found a vulnerability in the cloud…

Waze Adds AMBER Alerts

Thanks to a partnership with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, the Google-owned Waze traffic app will now feature AMBER alerts. “As of this writing, AMBER alerts have helped safely recover 728 children. We are proud to help…

AMBER Alerts Coming to Your Facebook News Feed

In nearly two decades of the AMBER alert system, more than 725 missing children have been recovered. Sometimes, all it takes to help solve a missing child case is for the right person to see the alert – and where…

Best Tablets For Kids: Which One Should You Get?

It’s sometimes hard to figure out which tablets are best for your kids. After all, kids are often content with playing with their parents’ tablets. Most parents would obviously want to buy children their own tablet, but owning a connected…

Alyson Hannigan Won’t Let Her Kids Watch TV Yet

Alyson Hannigan owes her career to television. The TV star got her big break thanks to Buffy the Vampire Slayer and How I Met Your Mother. Despite her strong ties to television, her children aren’t going to be watching it…

Tania Clarence: Forgiven For Suffocating Children By Her Husband

The British public is of two minds about Tania Clarence, the investment banker’s wife who suffocated her three young children. There are those in the United Kingdom and around the world who view the South African native as an entitled…

Vagina Cookies: Feminism Gone Wrong?

Vagina-shaped cookies may seem like a great idea if you are an opinionated mother with a self-serving agenda. One woman thought a request to bake cookies for her child’s class represented the PERFECT opportunity to teach second graders that vaginas…

Two-Year-Old’s Ice Bucket Challenge Likely Outdoes All to Follow

Keep Ice Bucket Challenging, folks. It’s raised a ton of money for ALS research and it continues to provide us with some pretty great videos – either successful and clever or absolute failures. Both are funny. Keep ’em coming. But…

Shoppers Break Out Window to Free Kids From Hot Car

We have seen far too many headlines this summer about kids who were hospitalized or died after being left behind in a hot car. Despite all of these headlines, some parents and caregivers still haven’t gotten the wake-up call, as…

Kristen Bell Expecting Second Child

Kristen Bell, famous for her role on the cult-hit Veronica Mars and also for voicing Anna in Disney’s Frozen, has confirmed that she and husband Dax Shepard, known best for his role in the television series Parenthood, are expecting their…

Day Care Center Crash In Florida Kills 1, Injures 14

A Florida day care center was the site of a car accident on Wednesday. According to the Florida Highway Patrol a car was sent into the KinderCare DayCare in the Orlando area after being hit by a Dodge Durango. Highway…

Lying to Children Could Make Them Into Liars

For many parents lying to their young children is much easier than forcing compliance or spending time on a lengthy explanation that isn’t likely to be understood anyway. It’s an understandable impulse, but even seemingly innocuous lies could be teaching…

Kim Kardashian Wants More Kids With Kanye

Kim Kardashian wants to be just like her mom…kind of. “I love my daughter so much and … I want to have more,” she shared with Ryan Seacrest. “But I’m not going the route my mom did. She is crazy!…

Jessica Biel’s Marriage Is Too “Hard Going”

One of the biggest celebrity weddings of 2012 was the marriage of 7th Heaven’s Jessica Biel and former NSYNC member Justin Timberlake. Since then, there has been tons of speculation regarding their relationship, especially when Biel didn’t attend last year’s…

Obesity Study Shows Need for Early Intervention

It is no longer a disputed fact as to whether or not obesity is an epidemic, especially here in the United States. Obesity rates in children have doubled over the past 30 years, while obesity rates in adolescents have tripled.…

Exorcism Claimed The Lives Of 2 Toddlers

Two women in Germantown, Maryland have been arrested following a murder and attempted murder of one’s own children on Friday. The women were said to have been performing an exorcism. Two of the children died of multiple stab wounds and…

Adoption: Only Hope For African Children In Crisis

Adopting a child from the Central African Republic (CAR) is challenging, no doubt, but it is one of the very few ways to help the children who are in the middle of conflict. An elderly woman, Pierrette, is running an…

Children May Not Affect Life Satisfaction, Shows Study

Though parents around the world are likely to believe their lives have been enhanced by their children, studies have found that the stress of parenting can put a strain on marriages. Now, a new study has found that having children…

Cursing Toddler: Protective Custody After Viral Vid

A police union in Omaha, Nebraska had found itself at the center of racial controversy over a video they posted featuring an African American toddler. In the video, the diapered little boy was encouraged by his adult family members to…