Many parents install apps onto their kids' phone to restrict their online activity, especially if it may be dangerous. But a lot of personal data requested by the apps is sold to third parties.
If we want to avoid playing outside becoming a thing of the past, we need to restore the habit in our children after lockdown.
During lockdowns, we live our lives through our screens. Here, tech experts share their tips on when - and how - to switch off.
Children will probably be OK, especially if their families make sure this elevated level of screen time doesn't turn into a long-term habit.