Sunday May 20, 2012

Windows 8 Gives Parents a Computer-Use Report Card

List this under ‘Family Settings Gone Wild’. A new feature in Windows 8 will be incorporated into the upcoming ‘Preview Release’ slated to be available in early June, which will give parents a weekly recap of their kid’s online activity via email. I’m sure this will be a big hit with the kids, but at least it beats installing a keylogger. big grin

"We expect you’ll find activity reports a great tool for teaching your kids about responsible computer use," writes Phil Sohn of Microsoft’s Family Safety team.