Parents, kids not calling you back? Frustrated mom develops app that remotely locks devices until they do

This is not a new phenomenon, kids have been ignoring or rebelling against their parents since the dawn...
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37 Comments

20. lilg29

Posts: 89; Member since: Sep 14, 2011

Ha over my dead body. If your kid is responsible they'll call. Its not that hard to just call back.

21. nasznjoka

Posts: 418; Member since: Oct 05, 2012

Of course it can work, make the app stay hidden in the phone the kid can not see it and there's no way to access it unless may be you dial some numbers. That way kids are done

22. hameed1989

Posts: 47; Member since: Aug 29, 2012

Paranoia can be such a good motivator!!! what next...installing GPS tracking chips into your children!!

24. astarling10

Posts: 25; Member since: May 12, 2014

AT&T already had something like that. If I had more than 30 posts, I could link it. It looks like an armband with GPS chip in it. $150!

25. quakan

Posts: 1418; Member since: Mar 02, 2011

Sounds like this mother has some control issues.

27. jadjr

Posts: 32; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

parents barely knows how to use a phone and her kids are old (supposedly) so she most be old

31. alexvv

Posts: 165; Member since: Oct 16, 2013

being a mom + being a developer + watching over a teenager = nothing good comes out of it
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