The owners of this app seriously need to do something about their security!!! Technical wise, eg; best screen size & picture quality.Best audio/texting, "user friendly " #Negative Aspects ; lacks administrative vigilance.) and equip them with how to handle rude, obnoxious, or inappropriate commenters.
No violence was observed during the review period, and there's no violence within the app's content itself.
Parents need to know that - Live Video Streaming App! is a tool for broadcasting live-streaming videos and watching others' videos.
Privacy issues abound as users have no control over who views their broadcasts, and all their clicks and interactions as a viewer could be collected or shared.
Users log in with a phone number, Facebook account, or Instagram account. " /Violent content is prohibited, but the terms of service do not specify what is considered violent content.
The kids love it and it's great to give them self confidence and what not.
But, the concern of not being able to control who views you worries me.
It's worth noting that most broadcasts are completely uneventful: One user had music playing while showing his ceiling, and many others showed bored-looking teens staring at their screens, saying "Hi, spam my Instagram" and asking for likes and follows.
No one was showcasing talent or meaningful content.
Viewers comment and send gifts to broadcasters, while broadcasters respond to comments and interact with viewers.
Immediately upon logging in to a broadcast, viewers see a reminder that violent or sexual content is prohibited, along with an email address to report issues.
The appeal of live video streaming is clear -- some people get famous, and others thrive on the immediate connection and feedback, however shallow -- but is it appropriate for tweens and teens?