Among teen cell phone owners: Parents, take note If you have a teen, chances are, they've got a smartphone. If you accept a chat with someone, the video chat starts. Guidelines for any app There are certain things you should be aware of for all of the apps on your teen's phone, even relatively benign ones. Slide 6 of Some let users stay anonymous, which can cause some people to say or do things they normally wouldn't, while other apps encourage or even require oversharing of personal information. In our reporting for this story, we found not a single insurance company that would sell a product-liability policy that covered mobile phone radiation.
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For all the media attention to the negative influences of the internet and social media, research shows that most kids are using technology for the same reasons that adults are. Attitudes towards cell phones Chapter Four: Any kind of anonymous app is likely to encourage risky behavior, but Whisper makes it especially easy. Your kid can rack up some hefty in-app charges on Line as well. Forget about the Tinder for teens — what about the actual Tinder? However, while many teens are avid texters, a substantial minority are not. In fact, the latter is one of the primary reasons many parents acquire a cell phone for their child.