After a quick download of the appropriate app, such as Skype or Snap Chat, an immediate connection can be made to just about anyone.Online video chat can be a fun way for teens to chat with other teens their age and get to know new people.
There are even various game sites that enable you to connect with people around the world and engage in conversations while you play many different games together.Here is an overview of online chat and how things could possibly become dangerous for your teen: This is a great way to have a conversation with someone in a manner that is similar to being face-to-face.In fact, many employers utilize online video chat for conference calls and even when interviewing potential candidates to fill new positions."I'm sure someone has used each of the terms somewhere, sometime," says Segan."But you're not going to get many teens texting each other that they love female/male dominance." "I never heard of that one before," chimes in Parks. " Some of the terms are accurate, Segan says -- chiefly the ones having to do with the presence of parents in the room, or "parent or mom over shoulder." "CD9, POS, MOS -- those are real," he says (though Parks had never heard of them).
"There are spikes in the amount of usage for each acronym, and regional variations," she adds.