In the present scenario it is really impossible to try to ignore the fact that the next generation will have to grow with several technologies. Technology is everywhere and it is not possible to hide it from your children. So you should learn how to set boundaries on using these technologies.
There are some parents who are try to ban almost all the technology, whereas others give full freedom to use these technologies. But both ways are improper for your children. In the digital age you should be aware and you have to do hard work to keep your family secure and safe.
Try to keep yourself informed. There are many parents who find difficulties to keep up with the new types of device, apps and also new trends. But it is important that you should try. The world is bigger as well as smaller for your child to grow up but depends on how to deal with it. Before your children use that technology you should aware of that well. Otherwise there will be a chance of danger for your children. You should set some appropriate rules of using those. You should have good understanding with your children so that you can know what they are doing and facing.
You must set limitations on what types of device you want to allow them. You should use some parental controls and the privacy passwords for the device. Allow your children to use the device for a limited time period when they are in their young age. When they become older and have their own devices then you should set parental controls.
For lot of families technology is a very touchy issue. Sometimes children have better knowledge of the device than their parents. But the parents should acquire adequate knowledge about the device before their children use it. So that there will be no risk of using it. The parents must take the responsibilities to take care of the safety of their children.