Let’s Talk TikTok Challenges
This week, we are featuring an article from one of Trend Micro's initiatives - Internet Safety for Kids and Families.
Let's talk about TikTok challenges. But first, what is TikTok? Tiktok is a social network for creating, sharing, and discovering user-generated videos. The app is used mostly by young people as an outlet to express themselves. They can create and upload their own videos where they lip-synch, sing, dance, crack jokes or just talk.
What are the dangers of Tiktok? According to Reader’s Digest, there are many things we don't know about the app. After agreeing with their terms, do you really know what you're getting yourself into? There are three dangers of using TikTok; extended permissions in-app, data mining, selling, and storage, and threat to National Security.
What parents should know and how to help kids use TikTok in safe and healthy ways? Read the full article here.