Figure-managed Messenger App launches for Children by Facebook

Figure-managed Messenger App launches for Children by Facebook

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The social media giant is launching a messaging app for children to talk with their dad and mom and with buddies accepted by their dad and mom.

The free app is geared toward children under thirteen, who cannot but have their own bills under Facebook’s regulations, although they regularly do, reports AP.

The Messenger children comes with a slew of controls for dad and mom. The service may not allow children upload their personal buddies or delete messages — simplest dad and mom can try this. kids do not get a separate FB or Messenger account; as a substitute, it is an extension of a discern’s account. Messenger children got here out Monday in the U.S. as an app for Apple devices — the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. variations for Android and Amazon’s tablets are coming later.