As everyone knows since last spring, the age limit for WhatsApp and other internet services is in effect. Moreover, the chat has been forced to adapt to the new European legislation regarding security. Because of this, only those over 16 years of age can have access to the messaging platform.
Whatsapp Kids: A First Chat Is Coming for Children and Minors
WhatsApp has not lost its prerogative to reach all audiences. According to the leakers, the developers are working on a second platform aimed at teenagers and children. The idea comes from the Facebook cousins with the arrival of Messenger Kids in many countries.
Already there are indications on what may be the functions of this service, even though it is still in an embryonic phase. For example, security should be the main pivot from which it does not transcend.
Ikechukwu Onu is a writer, front-end dev, and digital junkie with a profound interest in all things tech. When not reviewing gadgets or apps, he enjoys contributing in groups and forums, tinkering with websites, and hanging out with friends.