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By Amanda Bindel, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 18+

Pyramid scheme TikTok clone pays to recruit friends.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this app.

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age 11+

Based on 9 parent reviews

age 8+
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age 18+

Zynn hook then crook

So zynn removed the payment system almost a month ago. And big surprise they made promises to put one back in place which never happened. So I emailed them got no response. And went to App Store to leave a rating and it’s no longer pulling up So does this mean they are going under And I feel for people that have continued to watch that may never get paid. I kept the app and check it once a week to see if they are going to follow through and put a new payment system back in place. But doesn’t look to hopeful and I’ve lost total faith in them So in short anyone waiting on zynn to return may want to read this…

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (9 ):
Kids say (2 ):

With no options for a private account and the questionably sustainable referral system for earning money, this video app should be used with caution. The content is mostly recycled from other social media sites with few original content creators. There's no connection in the comments since the bulk of commenters are asking people to use their referral code to make money or soliciting followers for the same reason. The gift card rewards are legit. Watching videos only earns pennies a day, but referring friends who then use the app does pay off. Though there are options for pay-outs in cash or gift cards, the cash pay-out option is frequently down. Ultimately, Zynn is a pyramid scheme in app form that isn't really encouraging creativity or connection, but is profiting off of users' information and contact list. Though it may seem like easy money and gift cards, there are lots of user reviews indicating that it's very difficult to acutally earn money and receive it. Meanwhile, the app collects an enormous amount of device information. So, while you may get a free pizza out of using Zynn, they're likely getting more -- by using you.

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