K9 Web Protection Browser
By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.
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The #1 free parental controls and internet filter desktop software is now available for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad as a safe browser for your family.
Backed by Blue Coat Systems' leading web filtering and content control technology, your children will receive the same protection trusted by Fortune 500 companies around the world.
Note: You will want to disable Safari and make K9 Web Protection Browser your default browser. Follow the instructions at http://tinyurl.com/k9app
• Screen Rotation
• Pinch and Zoom
• URL History
• Multiple Pages
• Email Link
• Safe Search
Blocks Adult and Potentially Offensive Sites
• Open Image/Media Search
• Adult/Mature Content
• Intimate Apparel/Swimsuit
Filters Potentially Malicious Sites
• Proxy Avoidance
• Spyware/Malware Sources
• Spyware Effects
Stops Potentially Illegal Sites
• Illegal Drugs
Prevents Access to Parent-Child Discussion Topics
• Sex Education
• Alternative Sexuality/Lifestyles
For descriptions of the categories, visit http://sitereview.bluecoat.com
More information about K9 Web Protection for Windows, Mac or iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad is available at http://www.k9webprotection.com
What's New in Version 1.1.196
Fix memory leaks
Add iOS 8 compatibility
Great safety tool for my son
I let my son use my phone to play games, and he recently discovered how to talk to Siri to get her to show him lego videos... You get why I would be worried. So, BlueCoat is wonderful. I was using it in college for my computer years ago and have loved it ever since. One thing though: Can we please update the logo to something a little more stylistic? That dog is just a bit too 90s.
Love the idea behind this app because I think filters are healthy for anyone, but more times than not, I can't load a page because it's not "allowed." These aren't sites I want or would expect to be blocked either, so it can be very frustrating. I agree with other users that say the settings we use on our computers should be transferrable to our phone and tablet devices. I mean, something like that has to be possible, right??
Love it, but...
It's a great app and I have no complaints with what it filters. It definitely does its job, however, it won't let me open websites in my email. I know it's the browser because I took it off and just used Safari. No problems. Back on - problems. I wish that could be fixed. Otherwise - great.
- Category: Utilities
- Updated: Sep 09, 2014
- Version: 1.1.196
- Size: 3.4 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Blue Coat Systems
- © 2014 Blue Coat Systems, Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.1.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.
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