Adult anonymous video chat
Parents are often quick to remind their children to never start a chat with strangers out in public or in the street, but what about the Internet?Thanks to advances in technology, children now have the opportunity to meet and converse with strangers of all ages, nationalities, and different behaviors and intentions.
In an attempt to catalogue the emerging trend, I downloaded 25 different anonymous apps to my phone — every one I could find on the App Store — and tested each one.
Real-world accountability would force us all to behave more responsibly online, they argued.
The days of hiding behind pseudonymous usernames seemednumbered.
If you’re familiar with Omegle chat then you probably know your children can video chat with random strangers too. |SEE ALSO: What Makes (and Breaks) a Compulsive Liar| A popular website known as Omegle offers a platform for users to start a chat with strangers from all over the world on a variety of topics.
While this may sound exciting and fun, it could pose a potential safety risk to children, who might believe it’s secure to share information with strangers.