Saudi Arabia, which had already blocked features of most chat apps, has moved to block Facebook Messenger.
The app’s video and voice chat functions, along with similar service imo, now can’t be used in the country because of “regulations”.
New apps are constantly being created, so it’s important to monitor what your child downloads.
Being aware of the online tricks predators use will help you know what to look for.
So here is a current list of some of the most dangerous apps: SEE ALSO: Pot and Booze Combo More Dangerous for Teen Drivers Than Alcohol Alone Many children are drawn to communicating with strangers, feeling that their secrets are safer with them than with their friends.
When you’re under 18 it’s against the law for anyone to take or have a sexual photo of you – even if it’s a selfie.
In 2013, a twelve-year-old girl was lured away from her home by a 21 year-old-man.
Once they met, he took her to a motel and took advantage of her.
Hollywood celebrities and politicians are even in on the trend, and live streams can be a great source of on-the-spot news and real-time participation in important events.
If you want to learn more about social media in general, you can also check out other popular social media titles and their important features to get a sense of what else your kid is using.