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Police Caution Parents Against Using New Teensafe App To Spy On Children’s Smartphone Activity

A new app allowing parents to look at their children’s call history, text messages and internet use will soon launch in Australia.

The app, called Teensafe, already claims 1 million users in the US.

But Australian police are warning that while the threat to children from online predators is real, spy apps allowing parents to track their children’s smartphone usage are not a ‘silver bullet’ and could breach trust.

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Source: au.news.yahoo.com

Ed: more concerned about paedophiles hacking the app for nefarious purposes.