From the Founder!

Why I Chose to Lead with Pornography

Why I Chose to Lead with Pornography

There are some things in a child’s life that cannot be un-seen. And the fact is when it comes to our kids, it doesn’t have to be pornography to be explicit or inappropriate. 

At Yip Yap, we believe that parents, not media or tech companies, know what is best for their child, so we empower parents to effectively manage their child’s digital experience.

Choosing Freedom From Technology

Choosing Freedom From Technology

If we want to reclaim our time and our thoughts, we need to make real changes.  Knowledge is power and I have the power to say, “No thank you!” to technology that aims to steal my thoughts and time. 

Why We Do What We Do...

Why We Do What We Do...

Yip Yap is committed to making the world better for kids and their parents as it relates to how kids engage mobile technology.  We believe technology is good when it brings people together in meaningful ways with direct human to human interaction.

Yip Yap Was On Reality TV!

Yip Yap Was On Reality TV!

Yip Yap was featured on the new A&E reality show, 'Rooster & Butch'!  Get an update from Yip Yap founders Michael & Angela Smith here!

Experimental or intentional, how do you parent as it relates to technology?

Experimental or intentional, how do you parent as it relates to technology?

As the first generation of parents who are faced with defining the technology culture of our homes as it relates to smartphones, there are some things we need to consider...

A Non-Techy Tech Founder

A Non-Techy Tech Founder

In last month’s blog post Avoiding Disaster & All Things YouTube I mentioned that while I am the founder of a tech company, I AM NOT TECHY!  Th...

Avoiding Disaster and All Things YouTube!

Avoiding Disaster and All Things YouTube!

Every Thursday morning I take a break from my job of Yip Yap founder to make photocopies at the elementary school.  It’s a simple way I can give a ...