There is a new feature in the popular app Snapchat. The feature gives away the users location. This is not ideal, not safe and concerning.
A good quote from the article is: ‘Parents of teens know scaremongering doesn’t usually work, but honest and ongoing communication about how to use media responsibly can go a long way. We can talk about the riskiest elements of apps — location tracking/sharing, anonymity, chatting with strangers, etc. — and why they can lead to trouble. And when our kids make mistakes, we can use it as an opportunity to steer them in a better, and safer, direction.’
This is another article for parents called ‘A Guide to Snapchat…‘
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