Technology Tuesday: APP ALERT: Pou

A Friendly Reminder to Check Your Child’s Games (and Apps) Regularly

A friend of ours recently posted this on Facebook:

Pornography on the game/app - Pou - My 9 yo son brought it to my attention, which makes me sad and happy all at the same time. The app is Pou. It is an game with an E for Everyone rating. I have parental controls on their tablets. It is a little alien pet that you feed and bath and play with. There are games you can play that earn points to buy food and accessories, etc. It is a truly (mindless) harmless game. However, there are scoreboards for the games and 2 repulsive individuals have chosen to use pornography for their avatars (profile pics)... READ MORE

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