Originally shut down in 2014 because it was swarmed by teens who used the platform to anonymously post degrading, humiliating and hateful content.
The app allows for anonymous posts based off location awareness.
But, now has added a feature that allows users to find other users in the area to chat and meet with.
Teenagers using this app opens them up to predators, and other dangers involving meeting strangers online.
Some capabilities may not be fully blocked.** A very popular app with teens doing group videos.
Users can broadcast a live video or watch channels produced by other users.Yik Yak allows users to communicate anonymously within a 10 mile radius.Content is usually vulgar, explicit, and gossip filled presenting a concern for sexual predators and bullying.The platform was created specifically for complaints and to vent frustration.This promotes a breeding ground of negativity, gossip, and anonymous bullying.
Beetalk is a highly used social messaging app by teenagers, that allow texts and voice messages, and make unlimited free online calls via the app.