The app uses GPS location to suggest matches living nearby.Recent statistics show that more than 450 million Tinder profiles exist already.According to the report, 63% of teens say that they use instant messaging and chat apps on a daily basis.What’s even more alarming, almost 28% of teens say that they’ve sent inappropriate pictures of themselves to someone via their smartphone.There are numerous options for the restoration of Snapchat pictures and videos.The data can easily be transferred from the app to a computer, thus giving the receiver possibilities to recover the images.
After that, the image will “self-destruct.” Kids have fallen in love with Snapchat because they can capture almost everything from silly faces to delicious food picks.
Many kids enjoy the anonymity of Whisper, which encourages them to share secrets and sensitive information with strangers.
Ill-intentioned adults can use the app to access information that will potentially compromise the safety of a teen.
See also: Yik Yak is another anonymous, smartphone-based community.
The comments posted by Yik Yak users are shared with the 500 people living nearby (based on GPS localization, once again).
Do you have any idea about what’s on your teen’s mobile phone?