Ideas
Explore the world's #1 largest database of ideas and innovations, with over 400,000 inspiring examples.
Insights
Uncover major shifts and emerging opportunities with our exclusive PRO research.
Trend Reports
Discover why 750 brands rely on our AI-powered Trend Reports to get better, faster insights.
Newsletter
Join over 200,000 subscribers who rely on our weekly newsletter to keep up with need-to-know trends and insights.
Books
Join 20,000,000+ people getting better and faster with our New York Times Bestselling methods, best innovation books & keynote videos.
Dashboard
Get special access to premium content, topic tracking and customizable tools through our AI-powered Dashboard.
AI
Learn how the Trend Hunter harnesses the power of artificial intelligence.
Assessment
Enhance your innovation potential with a deeper understanding of your unique innovation archetype and how your organization benchmarks.
Overview
Accelerate innovation and ignite disruptive thinking with our award-winning programs and research.
Keynotes & Workshops
Empower your team with the insights and frameworks they need to innovate better and faster.
Custom Research
Get fast, customized trend reports, presentations and deep dives 20x faster than traditional research.
Plans
Get started today with a free consultation, our self-serve tools, or a dedicated program.
Jeremy Gutsche
Ignite your event with our CEO, a NY Times Bestselling Author and one of the top innovation keynote speakers.
Our Team of Futurists
Inspire your group with our most popular speakers on innovation, trends, change and futurism.
Contact
Get in touch to learn more, ask a question or submit a tip.
About Us
Learn more about Trend Hunter and how we accelerate innovation.
FAQ
Get answers to common questions about Trend Hunter.
Community
Stay on the cutting-edge with the help of the Trend Hunter community.
Team
Meet the team trusted by hundreds of leading businesses worldwide.
Jobs
Find opportunities to accelerate your career with the #1 Trend Firm.
Internships
Grow your professional skillset in an award-winning workplace.
News
Catch up on noteworthy Trend Hunter news and media mentions.
Join
Build a portfolio and put your trend-spotting abilities to the test.
Advertising
Supercharge your marketing by partnering with Trend Hunter.
Portfolio
Visit your public portfolio and browse your past articles.
Add a Trend
Write up an article and showcase your trend-spotting skills.
My Trends
Edit your articles and see how they stack up on the leaderboards.
Settings
Edit your profile, connect your social media accounts, and more.
Add a trend, customize your dashboard, or track topics.
Future Festival
World Summit
Learn why 97% of people rate it "the best innovation conference ever".
1-Day Innovation Events
Explore our 2019 tour dates and find the best city to inspire your team.
Custom Events
Bring Future Festival to your team or event with our custom programming.
Search our database of over 390,000 cutting edge ideas.
SAMPLE CONSUMER INSIGHTS - Subscribe to access 8,236 more

Appified Control

Parents turn to mobile applications to keep up with their children online

Implications - It's no surprise that younger generations are more tech and social media-savvy than their parents, but thanks to a new slew of mobile apps dedicated to Internet monitoring, parents don't have to worry as much about their children's online behavior and well-being. Whether it's monitoring content or time spent online, this appified form of preventative control makes for a streamlined solution in a culture teeming with unseen online dangers.
Workshop Question — How are you granting your consumers a sense of control in the chaotic information age?
3
Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
Patterns
Megatrends
8 Featured, 65 Examples:
181,177 Total Clicks
Date Range:
Sep 15 — Mar 16
Trending:
Mild
Consumer Insight Topics:

Featured Examples

Parent-Controlled Gadgets
Parent-Controlled Gadgets
'Circle with Disney' Lets Parents Control Their Kid's Digital Content
‘Circle with Disney’ is an innovative new gadget that lets parents program their kid’s devices from afar. This includes selecting the specific content they watch or interact with... MORE
Time-Restricting Apps
Time-Restricting Apps
OurPact Manages Parental Control Settings Based on a Child's Schedules
Accessibility to mobile devices in family homes leaves many caregivers no other choice but to put some parental control settings into place. The OuPact app by ParentsWare is one such example of a... MORE
Baby-Monitoring Apps
Baby-Monitoring Apps
The Glow Baby App Helps New Parents Keep Tabs On Their Baby's Health
Glow Baby is an innovative new smartphone app, available free of charge on both the iOS and Android platforms, that makes it easier than ever for new parents to keep tabs on their baby’s... MORE
Balanced Activity Apps
Balanced Activity Apps
DinnerTime Plus Helps Parents Regulate a Child's Device Usage
DinnerTime Plus is a app by ZeroDesktop that aims to foster healthy device usage habits in kids. Considering that many adults are extremely dependent on apps, social media and the Internet, the... MORE
Parental Control Apps
Parental Control Apps
This Mobicip App Supplies Parents with Tools to Ensure Kids Browse Safely
The Mobicip Safe Browser With Parental Control is an app designed for iPhones, iPads and iPod Touch that is meant to be used as a safer alternative to Apple’s own browser, Safari. With this... MORE
App-Connected Car Seat Monitors
App-Connected Car Seat Monitors
'Driver's Little Helper' Alerts the Driver If the Car is Too Hot
‘Driver’s Little Helper’ is an app-connected monitoring system that ensures safety and comfort for every child. The system uses a weight-sensitive pad placed on the car seat for a... MORE
Monitoring Media Apps
Monitoring Media Apps
The Mamabear App Helps Parents Audit Their Child's Social Media
The Mamabear smartphone social media app is a great way for worrisome parents to keep track of what their child is up to on their Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. While most children... MORE
Parental Restriction Subscription Services
Parental Restriction Subscription Services
Circle Go Helps Manage Kid's Devices Outside the Home
As many restrictions as there in the home when it comes to protecting children from the dangers of what they can find online, parents know that as soon as they step foot outside their doors, it’... MORE

Related Trend Reports & Custom Market Research

Related Examples

play_circle_filled Family-Friendly Projectors
Family-Friendly Projectors
This Mini Cinema Projector Allows Parental Control Over Content
Heartbeat-Sensing Apps
Heartbeat-Sensing Apps
The Hear and Now App Measure a User's Heartbeat in Order to Relieve Stress
Counterfeit Drug-Weeding Apps
Counterfeit Drug-Weeding Apps
Miti Health's Inventory Management System Addresses African Problems
Pregnancy Due Date Apps
Pregnancy Due Date Apps
The Estimated Due Date Calculator App Replaces Plastic Pregnancy Wheels
Doctor-Finding Apps
Doctor-Finding Apps
The Amino Health App Lets Patients Connect With Medical Specialists
Concussion-Simulating VR Apps
Concussion-Simulating VR Apps
The 'BrainGainz' App Uses Virtual Reality to Simulate a Head Injury
Blood Pressure-Monitoring Apps
Blood Pressure-Monitoring Apps
The Wythings HyResult App Accessory Can Analyze Your Blood Pressure
Quick Fitness Apps
Quick Fitness Apps
The 'Sweat with Kayla' App Comes from Instagram Fitness Star Kayla Itsines
Kid-Friendly Banking Apps
Kid-Friendly Banking Apps
This App Allows Parents to Monitor a Child's Spending Habits
Infant Health-Analyzing Apps
Infant Health-Analyzing Apps
The 'PoopMD' Baby App is Designed to Take Guesswork Out of Care
Wearable Pregnancy Monitors
Wearable Pregnancy Monitors
'Jana' is a Remote Pregnancy-Tracking Technology for Mothers
Easy Setup WiFi Routers
Easy Setup WiFi Routers
Luma's 'Surround WiFi' Uses Multiple Routers for Better Internet Signals
play_circle_filled Uninterrupted Internet Routers
Uninterrupted Internet Routers
The Luma Uses Multiple Routers to Envelope Your Home In WiFi
Childproof Internet Routers
Childproof Internet Routers
Torch Gives Parents a Piece of Mind with Internet Monitoring
IQ-Boosting Wearables
IQ-Boosting Wearables
The 'Starling' is a Children's Wearable That Tracks Each Word Said in a Day
Screen Time Management Apps
Screen Time Management Apps
This Parental Control Platform Encourages a Balanced Lifestyle
All-Encompassing Web Monitors
All-Encompassing Web Monitors
Netsanity Offers Countless Features To Ensure Online Safety
play_circle_filled Chilling Car Safety PSAs
Chilling Car Safety PSAs
'The Anatomy of a Split Second' Will Make You Think Before You Text
Phone-Avoiding Apps
Phone-Avoiding Apps
This Technology Challenge Tests How Long You Can Go Without a Phone
Volunteer-Enabling Apps
Volunteer-Enabling Apps
This App Helps Users Contribute Towards Volunteer Causes in the Future
Triple Device Chargers
Triple Device Chargers
Exry's Powerful Charging Technology Handles Multiple Devices at Once
Message-Based Virtual Assistants
Message-Based Virtual Assistants
This Messaging App is the Facebook Siri Equivalent
Child-Centric Tablets
Child-Centric Tablets
The LeapFrog Epic is an Android Tablet For Kids
Predictive Email Apps
Predictive Email Apps
The SlideMail Messaging Tool Learns Your Behaviors to Email For You
Learning App-Monitoring Platforms
Learning App-Monitoring Platforms
EnderMetrics Analyzes the Success of Educational Apps for Kids
Grammar-Correcting Apps
Grammar-Correcting Apps
This New App Teaches Better Spelling and Grammar Practices
Digital Detox Smartphones
Digital Detox Smartphones
This Simplified Smartphone Has No Screen or Apps
Digital Diet Guides
Digital Diet Guides
The Food Matters Platform Creates a Three Day Detox System for Users
Customizable Home Security Systems
Customizable Home Security Systems
The 'Scout Alarm' System Help Gives Homeowners Peace of Mind
play_circle_filled Assistive Safety Ads
Assistive Safety Ads
Toyota Promotes In-Car Safety with the Help of Siri
Digital Detox Apps
Digital Detox Apps
This App Encourages Users to Disconnect Through Social Media Shaming
Kid-Focused Monitoring Systems
Kid-Focused Monitoring Systems
The Bear-Shaped Home Energy Monitor Teaches Kids About Eco Behavior
Digital Detox Apps
Digital Detox Apps
Flipd is an App for When You Want to Disconnect from the World
Family-Friendly TV Platforms
Family-Friendly TV Platforms
Fun and Wholesome Programs Can be Enjoyed on shomi
Interactive Children's TV
Interactive Children's TV
My Nick Jr. Has Been Especially Created for the Watching Habits of Kids
Call-Simulating Apps
Call-Simulating Apps
The Knock Android App Reminds Friends to Respond to Texts
Parental Control Apps
Parental Control Apps
Ensure Your Child Always Answers Your Calls with the Ignore No More App
Kid-Safe Search Ads
Kid-Safe Search Ads
Gradiente's Tablet Ad Highlights the Importance of Parental Controls
Social Shopping Apps
Social Shopping Apps
The Fun Feature on Alibaba's Tmall App Tags Visible Brands in Photos
Attention-Baiting Apps
Attention-Baiting Apps
The Knock App "Knocks" Some Sense Into Your Friends
High-Speed Photography Apps
High-Speed Photography Apps
The MIOPS Camera Trigger Sets the Conditions for Dynamic Photos
Matchmaking Employment Apps
Matchmaking Employment Apps
The Jobr App Lets You Search for Employment Like Matches on Tinder
Local Nightlife Apps
Local Nightlife Apps
BlogtTO's App for Nightlife Highlights the Hot Spots in Toronto
Real-Time Beauty Apps
Real-Time Beauty Apps
Modiface's Beauty Mirror App Enhances Features in Real-Time with AR
Explanatory Sketch Apps
Explanatory Sketch Apps
This Can't-Miss App Helps You Explain Things By Painting a Picture
Encrypted Recording Apps
Encrypted Recording Apps
Have Peace of Mind with the Disckreet App
Suggestive Image Search Ads
Suggestive Image Search Ads
Terra's Ad for Parental Controls Will Steal Your Innocence
Unsafe Image Maze Ads
Unsafe Image Maze Ads
VTR's Internet Safe Search Ads Show Almost All Innocent Search Results
Unsafe Search Ads
Unsafe Search Ads
These Kids-Tab Ads Show Seemingly Innocent Safe Search Terms
Gamified Children's Fitness Wearables
Gamified Children's Fitness Wearables
The First Kids Fitness Tracker Encourages Active Playtime
play_circle_filled Safety-Sensing Cars
Safety-Sensing Cars
Ford Takes the Next Step in Car Safety with the V2V at CES 2014
Children's Health Watches
Children's Health Watches
Diabetes Treatment is a Smart and Simple System to Keep Kids Well
Protective Parent Smartwatches
Protective Parent Smartwatches
AT&T Will Offer a Child-Tracking Filip Smartwatch to Customers
Internet Disinfecting Campaigns
Internet Disinfecting Campaigns
A Campaign for 'Cif' Cleaning Products Aims to Clean Up the Web
Talk-Only Toddler Cellphones
Talk-Only Toddler Cellphones
The '1stFone' is a Cellphone for Kids Ages Four to Nine
Porcelain Passenger Ads
Porcelain Passenger Ads
Nissan's Car Safety Ads Depict People as Delicate Sculptures
Kids Automobile Safety Graphics
Kids Automobile Safety Graphics
The 'Car Insurance' Infographic Shows How to Prevent Injuries
Religion-Friendly Gadgets
Religion-Friendly Gadgets
The Family Christian Edifi Tablet is Wholesome Technology
Durable Kid-Friendly Gadgets
Durable Kid-Friendly Gadgets
The MEEP Android Tablet Lets Parents Monitor Their Children's Surfing
Sensual Sensitive Men Memes
Sensual Sensitive Men Memes
These Pictures for Pregnant Ladies are Just What the Doctor Ordered
Child-Safe Google Searches
Child-Safe Google Searches
KidRex.org Lets Children Surf Without Risk of Finding Bad Content
play_circle_filled Cell Phone Monitoring Software
Cell Phone Monitoring Software
Radar Lets Parents Keep Tabs on Their Teens
play_circle_filled Fake Naughty
Fake Naughty
Beate Uhse TV Ads for Parental Controls and Supervision
play_circle_filled Suggestive, Yet Innocent Safety Belts
Suggestive, Yet Innocent Safety Belts
The Tiddy Bear
Kid Safety Pod
Kid Safety Pod
Nestt Egg Carseat