As a parent of young children you are always for way to protect your kids. Our good buddies over at BBE have gotten their hands on some screenshots of the BlackBerry 10 Parental Control settings. It is great to see RIM expand their Parental Control feature in BlackBerry 10. Features on the Parental Control portion [...]
Parental Controls for BlackBerry has been updated to v220.127.116.11 in App World! This update adds support for OS 5, OS 6+ is still on version 18.104.22.168 in App World. Parental Controls is an application that provides parents and guardians simple options to restrict access to specific BlackBerry functions, features and applications such as the Browser [...]
Parental Controls for BlackBerry has landed in App World for OS 6 & 7! Parental Controls is an application that provides parents and guardians simple options to restrict access to specific BlackBerry functions, features and applications such as the Browser and Text Messaging.
While RIM has taken a lot of crap about not keeping up with the consumer market, I for one see a lot of teens and younger kids with BlackBerry devices out in public. I am assuming the main reason is that there are affordable devices that provide free messaging with BBM, something that I know [...]
Parental controls have popped up in a few OS leaks as well as being a customary part of BlackBerry Curve 9220 and 9320. These controls supposedly are similar to the rules enterprise customers have in place, which in turn makes it very easy for RIM to integrate the parental controls into older OS’s.
In the latest round of leaked OS 22.214.171.1242 for the the mainstream BlackBerry smartphones includes a Parental Controls option. In this feature you have the ability to limit incoming calls to only the contacts in the address book as well as enabling or disabling features like: