ZillyDilly Launches The First iPad Browser Created by a Leading Child Psychiatrist
MyDigitalFamily, Ltd. announced today the release of the world's first iPad browser created by a leading child psychiatrist.
The ZillyDilly™ iPad browser for children is based on parenting guidance by the distinguished American child and adolescent psychiatrist Eitan Schwarz, MD ("Dr. S®"), ZillyDilly reinvents the internet for parents and children alike.
Dr. S notes, "We designed ZillyDilly to teach children good media consumption habits. Good habits, formed early with the support of caring parents and professionals, can last a lifetime. ZillyDilly provides an opportunity for conversation between children and caretakers about making good media consumption choices."
Supports up to 5 children active user accounts and media plans.
Media plans identify and balance websites by Dr. S' five Growth Opportunities: Family Relationships, Socialization, Values Education, Educational Enrichment, and Entertainment.
Media plans can be customized by age group (2-4 years old, 5-7, 8-11, 12-16, 17+).
ZillyDilly discourages Internet overconsumption by teaching moderation and limiting time sitting indoors.
ZillyDilly blocks external web links such as advertisements.
ZillyDilly helps protect children's attention span.
ZillyDilly helps introduce preschoolers to the Internet.
Parents manage their children's internet use from the ZillyDilly iPad browser or from any desktop browser or iPad.
Parents master account includes tips and notes for better parenting in a digital world from Dr. S.
Parents can control amount of time children spend online and shut down access when needed.
Parents can track which websites their children visit and for how long.
Parents can expand privileges for older children to encourage online independence.
Parents can reward responsible behavior by increasing allowed time online.
Parents can search for bilingual sites, sites with parent/teacher guides, or for particular interests.
The ZillyDilly iPad browser for children
is available now in the Apple iTunes App Store™ at an introductory purchase price of $0.99.
For more information, visit www.zillydilly.com
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