Two major shareholders urge Apple to reinvent iPhone parental controls

iPhone Parental Controls

Hedge fund Jana Partners and California State Teacher’s Retirement System (CalSTRS) aren’t Apple’s largest shareholders, but they are significant nonetheless. And it’s these two entities that just penned an open letter to Apple, urging the iPhone maker to take the lead on studying the impact smartphones have on kids and offer parents improved software tools that would allow them to better manage their children’s access to smartphone apps.

Apple introduced years ago features in iOS that allow parents to tailor iPhone and iPad use to a child’s needs. However, the two organizations want even more iOS features that would give them more granular control, consistent with a kid’s development.

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Two major shareholders urge Apple to reinvent iPhone parental controls originally appeared on BGR.com on Mon, 8 Jan 2018 at 07:25:41 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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