How should parents be aware of teen dating apps use by their children
February 26, 2016 9:11AM
by: Allen Johnson
It will be wrong to say that parents are willing to see their children’s smartphone with full of dating apps. Parents should be aware of teen dating apps which are popularly used by adults to date for adulthood. Today’s children with smartphones have active social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, to remain in touch with their schoolmates and family friends. It might happen that they hooked up with some advertisement regarding these dating apps and are using them. These sensational teen dating apps are more than just a dating app which can harm your children’s childhood.
There are many dating apps including homosexual apps to find their mates and enjoy adulthood. The Grindr apps are one of the popular gay apps. The other popular apps among adults are Tinder, Blendr, Down, Snapchat, Whisper, Yik Yak, POF (Plenty of Fish) and Skout.
How do these dating apps work?
After the installation of these dating apps, it will ask you to link your dating account with your social networking page like Facebook. It collects the data and provides you the exact match for your date. These apps also track your geographical location and proximity to search for perfect potential matches nearby your locations.
The Tinder app runs the preferences you have selected and seeks it from your friends list and friend of friends lists on the social networking page. It will show you the pictures related to your match so that you can check the attractiveness. You can move on to the next page for more search options. When you select a person for a date, the app will open up a communication channel between you two. You can start your conversations when the other person accepts the request.
It may happen that children unintentionally using this app in search of new friends online and mess with some public issues. Unknowingly, it might lead to social awkwardness for your family. So, how should you be aware of these teen dating apps?
How can you protect your teens from using these apps?
You can check your child’s smartphone daily or twice a week to keep them safe from using these dating apps. Will this be correct to do? I think no. It may hamper the relationship and mood of your children and other family members.
There is an easy and efficient way to identify and know about your children’s smartphone. You can install phone spy app on your children’s smartphone. TheTruthSpy app is a phone spy app which can track the data and information like text messages and browsing history.
How to use TheTruthSpy, a phone spy app?
TheTruthSpy app is for your iPhones and Android devices. You need to install the app in the compatible smartphones or tablets you want to track and monitor. TheTruthSpy tracks the records like call details, text messages, social media activities, and GPS locations automatically.
You can monitor your teens and track all records from your computer or laptop at home or in office. For that, you have to go to the online login page of TheTruthSpy with your username and password and check the details.
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