See a Child's Recent Activity in the Android App

Applies to: Insights and Premium Members 

Parent app: Android 

Article type: Optional customization

Recent Online Activity

From a Parent's Android phone or tablet:

  1. In Family, tap on your Child's icon
  2. Go down to RECENT ACTIVITY
  3. Tap on any item in RECENT ACTIVITY
  4. Go down and tap on an item with a rating
  5. Read the summary and go down the page to see ratings
  6. Tap on +10 more
    Your web browser opens up with details

Use the Cyber Experts' advice and ratings to discuss any risky online behavior with your children. 

Monitoring Options

Parent's can see information about their Child's Android or iOS phones and tablets from the Family Zone app or the Web portal.

  • Location and Recent Activity - the last known location of a mobile device and its internet activity
  • Apps - a list of the apps installed on iOS and Android mobile devices 
  • Usage - comparison details of the amount of time spent by type of activity
  • Snapshots - searchable weekly overview of family members' online activities

Cyber Expert Advice

The Cyber Expert App reviews contain a range of details about the risks Parents should know, what your Child should consider when using the app, and often how to improve the privacy or cyber safety if you feel your Child can continue using the app.

After the app details open in your web browser:

  1. Read a summary explanation of the app
  2. Listen to the Cyber Expert talk about the app
  3. See more detailed ratings of the risks
    Read what parents need to know beneath the ratings
  4. In What users need to know, tap the plus (+) to find issues to discuss with your Child
  5. In How tos, tap the plus (+) to see the settings you can change to make the app less risky if you allow your Child to continue using it