The Bark Blog

February 01, 2023

The Best Game Console for Kids: What Is It?

Looking for the best game console for kids? The answer depends on a variety of ...

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Is Digital Detoxing a Myth?

Have you started to feel like your family is a little too dependent on technology? ...

January 31, 2023

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A Child’s Brain on Porn: The Dangers and Damages

Gone are the days of Playboy, X-rated movie stores and even the supervision of the ...

January 30, 2023

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Spotify Has a Porn Problem — Here’s What Parents Need to Know

Recently, we discovered that Spotify — arguably the most popular music streaming app today — ...

January 27, 2023

Understanding the Relationship Between Screen Time and Sleep

The struggle to keep our eyes off screens before bedtime is real for everyone — ...

January 23, 2023

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7 Shows About Teens That Aren’t For Teens

First romances, Friday night lights, and finding yourself—it’s easy to see why tv shows about ...

January 20, 2023

Bark helps families manage and protect their children’s digital lives.

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Bark Technologies Announces a Strategic MVNO Agreement with T-Mobile Enabling Mobile Service for its Bark Phone Featuring Children’s Online Protection

Atlanta – December 2, 2022 – Bark Technologies announced a multi-year MVNO agreement with T-Mobile ...

December 02, 2022

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2022’s Top Holiday Gifts for Kids

It’s that time of year again and Bark is here to deliver what you’ve been ...

November 23, 2022

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The Bark Kid’s Phone: How It’s Different from the Bark App

Some phones are built for adults. Some phones are built for kids. But the Bark ...

November 10, 2022

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Kids and Social Media: The Dangers of Posting

There are some conversations that all parents will eventually have to have with their kids ...

November 09, 2022

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What Does “BTC” Mean? Roblox Slang for Parents In 2023

**Note: This list was updated on January 25, 2023.** The massively popular gaming platform known ...

November 07, 2022

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Social Media Influencers’ Impact on Youth Today

Social media is a big part of everyday life for adults, but it's also becoming ...

November 02, 2022

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The Dangers of Video Game Chat Rooms

Video games are becoming more and more interactive these days, and most kids use platforms ...

October 04, 2022

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Why Schools Block Websites — and Why You Should, Too

Ever wonder about the safeguards your child’s school puts in place for online activities? Many ...

September 28, 2022

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What Is Clickbait and How Do I Talk to My Child About It?

Chances are, you’ve been scrolling the internet on your phone or computer when you come ...

September 22, 2022

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The Video Sharing Apps Your Child Is Probably Using

Viral TikToks. YouTube how-to instructions. Highlights from football games. What do these all have in ...

September 12, 2022

iOS 16

iOS 16: What Parents & Families Need to Know

It’s that time again! Apple has dropped its new iOS 16 updates. Users everywhere now ...

September 09, 2022

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