Parental Control for Android

Google recently launches parental control application & aptly named it as Family Link.  It helps parents to keep in the loop as their kids explore their android devices. Family Link lets parents create an account for their kids and link it to their own account.

Family Link lets parents manage the apps their kids can use, the parent can approve or reject the app download that their kid has initiated from Google Play Store.


Family Link also provides a dashboard to keep an eye on your kid’s on-screen time. Provides weekly monthly usage reports. It also provides daily screen limit control option.

Remote control feature lets you remotely lock your’s kid’s device when it’s time to play outdoor, study or sleep


For running, Family Link parents need Android device running Kit Kat(4.4) and higher, and iPhones running iOS9 and higher. Kids device needs an Android device running Nought 7.0+.

Currently, Family Link is available only in U.S.


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