Boomerang Parental Control

3.2
2.27K reviews
100K+
Downloads
Content rating
Everyone
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About this app

Boomerang Parental Control: Empower Your Child’s Digital Wellbeing

Boomerang Parental Control is your trusted partner in fostering healthy tech habits for your children. With our comprehensive tools, you can monitor, manage, and guide your child's digital experiences. Use our daily email reports to spark conversations about their online activities and understand their interests.

Transform screen time battles into opportunities for growth with Boomerang’s robust features for Android devices.

Monitor and Control Screen Time

Flexible Screen Time:
Set daily device time limits and schedules to encourage balanced tech use. Our detailed app usage reports provide insights into your child's digital habits.

Screen Time Schedules:
Implement device downtime at bedtime to eliminate distractions from games and social media. Ensure devices are charged outside the bedroom for a restful night.

Per App Daily Limits:
Customize screen time further by setting individual daily limits for specific apps, ensuring that high-use apps like social media and streaming services are balanced within the overall device usage.


Guide and Teach Good Screen Time

Safe Browsing:
Protect your child with our free SPIN Safe Browser (or continue using Chrome), which enforces Google SafeSearch and blocks millions of inappropriate websites. Boomerang's technology ensures a safe browsing experience by blocking all other web browsers.

App Control:
Monitor and control app installations and usage. Approve or block new apps and receive alerts for games, social media and even inappropriate apps. Engage in meaningful conversations about their app interests and sources.

YouTube App History Monitoring:
Access your child's YouTube viewing and search history from your parent device. Ensure safer YouTube usage by enabling Restricted Mode and following our how-to guide: https://goo.gl/Do8h9a.

Encourage Good Apps:
Promote positive screen time by allowing unlimited access to educational and beneficial apps. Set preferences for learning, language, math, health, and other valuable apps that support your child's development.

Why Choose Boomerang Parental Control?
Boomerang Parental Control is designed to help parents like you nurture a healthy digital environment for your children. Join thousands of parents who trust Boomerang to balance screen time, safeguard online activities, and encourage positive digital habits.

Download Boomerang Parental Control today and take the first step towards empowering your child's digital wellbeing.



Important Notes for Child Mode
This app uses the Device Administrator permission
This app uses AccessibilityService API to perform key functions such as screen time and app controls.
Samsung Knox: Used to enhance the security of Samsung devices
Notification Access: Needed to mute notifications when time's up
Supports Android 5.x and higher

Resources
Visit our Knowledge Base for frequently asked questions: https://community.useboomerang.com/hc/en-us
Contact our Support Team: support@useboomerang.com
Updated on
Jun 14, 2024

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 4 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

3.1
2.14K reviews
Andréa Lawson
May 13, 2021
This app has changed over the past couple of years. It's not as effective and I feel it's lost some value. There are many quirks and flaws as of late. Now the past 2 days, I can't even close the app on my own phone. And it has waaaaay too many updates with no warning so unless I discover it myself, I don't know about it in time, which affects the parental controls. I'm ready to finally switch parental apps I think after at least 5 years using this one. Feeling very frustrated with it.
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National Education Technologies Inc.
May 18, 2021
Hi Andréa, looks like we didn't get the chance to help you via our support team (couldn't find any tickets with 'Andréa Lawson') so not sure of the difficulties you've experienced. We normally email our users when major updates are released and let Google Play update other minor updates. Would love to hear from you @ support@nationaledtech.com.
K Hall
April 29, 2020
We have had this app on our all 3 of our children's phones for the last 3 years & it is great. I love to be able to see the texting conversations back & forth. My kids know that I can, and we have had had a lot of good discussions because of it. I also love seeing their location at any time. It has been a great help to block inappropriate websites. Thank you to it's developers!!
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National Education Technologies Inc.
January 9, 2019
Thanks for the review and early support. Is everything still going well into 2019?