Short Video App TikTok launches an interesting feature for users across the World
Beijing: TikTok, the short video sharing app, has introduced new features, giving some control to parents over their children’s account.
The new feature called ‘Family Safety Mode’ is currently available in some European country. The firm has said that it will be extend to other regions but time frame has been given.
“We are announcing Family Safety Mode, a new feature to help parents and guardians keep their teens safe on TikTok,” it said in an official statement.
Parents with the new feature will be able to keep any on their children’s activity as well manage their time table for it.
How it works
Family Safety Mode links a parent's TikTok account to their teen's and once enabled, they will be able to control Digital Wellbeing features, including:
Screen Time Management: Control how long their teen can spend on TikTok each day.
Direct Messages: Limit who can send messages to the connected account or turn off direct messaging completely.
Restricted Mode: Restrict the appearance of content that may not be appropriate for all audiences.