App Reviews

Google Allo - smart messaging App Poster Image
age 17+
Useful digital assistant, but big privacy concerns.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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live.ly - live video streaming App Poster Image
age 17+
Live-broadcasting tool lets teens share too much.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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Live.me - Live Video Streaming App! Broadcast, Chat, Share, Follow and be a Star! App Poster Image
age 17+
Privacy and other concerns abound with live video streams.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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Telegram Messenger App Poster Image
age 17+
Versatile messaging platform for older teens and adults.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Windows Phone
(2016)
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After School - Funny Anonymous School News for Confessions & Compliments App Poster Image
age 17+
Live moderators help, but anonymous messaging still iffy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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YouNow: Broadcast, Chat, and Watch Live Video App Poster Image
age 17+
Live video with major privacy issues, parent concerns.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, Android
(2015)
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Periscope App Poster Image
csm_app
age 17+
Video-streaming tool with big privacy implications.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Meerkat - Tweet Live Video App Poster Image
age 17+
Iffy possibilities abound in wildly popular video streamer.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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9GAG - Funny pics and videos App Poster Image
age 17+
Too-crude-for-kids collection of memes and jokes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2015)
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Skout App Poster Image
csm_app
age 17+
Flirting app aims for safety, but it's still risky business.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, Android
(2015)
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Kik Messenger App Poster Image
csm_app
age 17+
Teens using social networking app will need safety guidance.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
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