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IMSafer parental control comes to Mac OS X

updated 10:15 am EST, Wed January 17, 2007

IMSafer comes to Mac

IMSafer has announced that its parental control software now supports Mac OS X as well as Microsoft's Windows Vista. The company says chose to release a Mac version due to "overwhelming requests from the IMSafer community" and a desire to support the education computing infrastructure. The Mac version of IMSafer supports all of the major IM platforms including Yahoo!, MSN, AOL, and iChat. The software aims to serve as a proactive tool for parents that uses language analysis to indicate inappropriate online relationships with children, notifying parents within 90 seconds by email about potential trouble whenever the child is engaged in an online chat. Additionally, parents can leave feedback on people who they believe are having inappropriate conversations with their child, thereby allowing IMSafer to warn other program users about potentially inappropriate online relationships. IMSafer requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later, and the basic service is available for free.




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  1. closebeauty

    Joined: Dec 1969

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    parental control

    this seems to be online service
    i'm using a parental control software from http://www.keylogger-mac.ocm which works nice

  1. closebeauty

    Joined: Dec 1969

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    Better parental control

    There is another parental control software for mac should be mensioned. It is Safe eyes .
    It can Record websites visited, Instant Messaging Chats and programs used on the Internet.
    Safe Eyes is also a parental control software for Mac. It can Block The Sites you don't want your kids To See. Its Mac Parental control prohibits the browsing of adult-only content on the Internet.
    http://parental-control-software.for-mac.cc/

  1. closebeauty

    Joined: Dec 1969

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    Better parental control

    There is another parental control software for mac should be mensioned. It is Safe eyes .
    It can Record websites visited, Instant Messaging Chats and programs used on the Internet.
    Safe Eyes is also a parental control software for Mac. It can Block The Sites you don't want your kids To See. Its Mac Parental control prohibits the browsing of adult-only content on the Internet.
    http://parental-control-software.for-mac.cc/

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