Dad creates an app that locks your child's phone until it answers your text

Dad creates an app that locks your child's phone until it answers your text

Whether you're completely testing your calls or taking the time to respond to the simplest text, and getting your kids to respond to your messages is a modern parenting task.

Now, a dad has developed an app that prevents children from ignoring their parents' phone calls and lyrics – and that's just awesome.

    Nick Herbert, 46, developed the app as a way of contacting his son when the phone is muted

SWNS: Southwestern News Service

Nick Herbert, 46, developed the app as a way of contacting his son when the phone is muted

British father Nick Herbert, 46, was inspired to develop the ReplyASAP app when his 14-year-old son Ben repeatedly screened his calls.