If you really have to get together with someone you “met” online, don’t go alone.
Have the meeting in a public place, tell a parent or some other solid backup, and bring some friends along.● Be smart when using a cell phone.
Let's be honest together and discover new confessions! Our users may compare the app with random chatting platforms, but "Anti Chat" is not affiliated with Chatroulette, Omegle, or similar services in any way. The chat rooms are filtered and pre-moderated for inappropriate content. For now until they change this flaw it's only getting 2 stars I just downloaded the app yesterday, and honestly I was overwhelmed at first.
If you use Kik, follow these tips from Safe Teens to protect yourself:● Think about what you post.
Sharing provocative photos or intimate details online, even in private emails, can cause you problems later on.
I like though how when you select to talk to a random person, you/they are given permission if you accept them to keep talking to you.
The app does let you have some control with people you wouldnt want to interact with or talk to anymore like blocking them if you feel they are a bad influence to you, which I feel gives myself more security and privacy.
Be cautious when communicating with people you don’t know in person, especially if the conversation starts to be about sex or physical details.
Don’t lead them on — you don’t want to be the target of a predator’s grooming.
However, they cannot view deleted messages, which makes the dangers hard to monitor.
Company spokesperson Rod Mc Loed told the Associated Press that the problem is bigger than just Kik — especially when other messaging apps operate similarly.
Chat and IM with someone in your area, or you can talk to lots of singles at once in our chat room forum, it's better than a regular chat line.