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How to keep tabs on what your child does on their cellphone

Want to know what your children get up to on their mobile devices? Mobile Guardian gives parents visibility and control over their children's smartphones.

The app was developed in South Africa by Patrick Lawson, founder and CEO of Mobile Guardian, and is used around the world.

The app is available for download on most mobile app stores depending on your phones operating system.

It provides you with a dashboard as a parent that you can go in and configure your child's device.

Patrick Lawson, founder and CEO of Mobile Guardian

Lawson says that parents can also monitor the amount of time children spend online watching videos or playing games and neglecting school work.

We offer the ability to lock down the device after 10 O'clock at night and access again 6 in the morning.

Patrick Lawson, founder and CEO of Mobile Guardian

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