Social media applications and websites have allowed more people to be connected than ever before across vast distances. Some of these apps and sites even make it possible for users to meet complete strangers in their area, but there is danger in these tools.
Bullies use them to target children even when they are at home. Private “sexting” can turn into “revenge porn” in which explicit images of an individual, sometimes a child, are shared across the web without permission.
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