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[vox] Web Browsers for Kids

I'd be interested in finding a Firefox-like browser that disables
opening new windows and tabs, fills the entire screen (ideally), and if
possible allows restricting access to specifically enabled sites.

I have a 4-year-old and 6-year-old, both of whom are starting to enjoy
web access to sites like pbskids.org. I don't want them to be able to
click links to get to any sites we haven't checked out; and I've noticed
that at least one of them tends to end up with 8 open windows sometimes.
I obviously don't want to edit /etc/hosts or do anything that will
restrict other users like my wife and myself.

I'd also be very interested in a desktop environment built for kids, so
that they can pick their favorite apps, but can't interact with the
desktop or delete files accidentally.

Micah J. Cowan
Programmer, musician, typesetting enthusiast, gamer...

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