App available for saving your teen from social media snares

Story excerpt provided by The Plain Dealer.

Written by Michael C. DeAloia.

It is becoming an all-too-common tale in the national media lately: A young child or teen being the victim of cyber-bulling or a “catfishing” hoax.

For a parent trying to protect his or her child from the Wild West frontier that is social media today, what technology tools are available to help?

A local tech company is quickly building a social media-monitoring tool that should ease some parents’ stress. Oxbow Social Media Monitoring, LLC – with its first social media app called Oxbow – is allowing a parent to monitor a child’s Instagram or Twitter account.

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Originally published November 11, 2015.

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