To lock down an Android device using Plucky tools:
Factory reset the device (backing up data first).
Install a restrictive browser such as the Pluckeye browser on Android
Install other essential apps.
Configure Andoff to block problematic apps (e.g., Chrome).
Optionally installs a monitoring apps (e.g., Accountable2You, Covenant Eyes, Safe Surfer, Truple, etc).
What exactly is done in steps 3, 4, 5, and 6 depends entirely on the end-user. Usually deciding what apps to install, remove, allow, or block involves trade-offs between convenience and inconvenience in information access.
Are you a parent looking for ways to protect your children?
Here are some additional links for you.
- don’t give your child a smart phone
Last updated: 2023-06-08