Tag Archive: filtering


Meitu — What you need to know about privacy and the filtering app

[record scratch] [freeze frame] [shot of Phil in Meitu app]

Yep, that’s me. You’re probably wondering how I ended up here …

Every now and then we get hit with an app that seems to just take over. The latest — and god help me, I’m about to talk about selfies — is called Meitu. There’s almost no way that you haven’t seen it — or at least the results from it — in the past week or so.

It’s one  [Read More…]

Google+ updated to version 7.3: enhanced community moderation and notification filtering features [APK Download]

What is it? Google has pushed an update to its official Google+ app on Android to bring it to version 7.3 and with it a few small, but notable, updates. The Google+

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Google Hangouts for web now filtering typing sounds rather than muting you

The noise detection algorithm for voice and video calls in Google Hangouts has been improved so instead of muting you altogether when typing, it will just filter out that noise and keep you on the line.

Using content filtering in the Google Play Store

Having the ability to restrict what sort of apps are displayed to you in the Google Play Store is important. While Google does have guidelines on what is and isn’t allowed into the store, it isn’t the same as being able to keep stuff you just don’t want to see out of sight and mind.

Whether it’s a personal choice or whether you just want to keep mature apps and games out of  [Read More…]

Gameloft’s 9mm lives up to the hype, reminds parents about Android Market content filtering

9mm-post-image

Do you have young children with access to an Android device? It might be a good time to review Android Market’s content filtering feature now that Gameloft has finally released their crime/action game 9mm.

The game’s theme song opens with the line “Shoot first, ask questions last,” which perfectly describes what 9mm is about. The storyline follows John “Loose” Kannon who steals millions from a Mexican drug lord and then tries  [Read More…]