Technology Tuesday: App Alert: Kik App

“150 million users love Kik. Kik is the first smartphone messenger with a built-in browser.  You can talk, browse and share with your friends.  What’s not to love?” boasts the Kik website.

Reviewers on Google Play and iTunes both have a list of things “not to love” about the kik app.  It’s one that kids themselves actually warn us about, as well.  For many, it has turned into the worst case scenario in social media behavior.  Sexting, fake identities, and predators lurk on the app to connect with unsuspecting kids. Continue Reading

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