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10 Best Apps for Paranoid Parents

Are you a hover mom who needs to know where your child is at all times? We've found the apps (including ones with GPS tracking) that will give any parent more peace of mind.
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To date, the Apple iTunes store boasts over 15 billion app downloads, and these apps have evolved far beyond games and productivity. Just as there are apps to help your children avoid being bullied, there are apps that can calm even the most paranoid parent. Many of these use GPS to track a child's location, so parents should read the license agreements more carefully than usual before downloading. There is a chance your kids may complain that you are "spying" on them -- just make sure to have a clear conversation about protecting them while respecting their privacy. Here are 10 apps that will help parents feel better about letting their children be more independent.