Bark Now Monitors Discord — What Parents Need to Know

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/monitor-discord-platform-gamers/

Bark is proud to announce that we now monitor text chat within direct messages on Discord, a communication platform that’s popular in the gaming community, on Android and Amazon devices. Discord text is similar to the productivity platform Slack, featuring chatrooms, direct messaging, voice chat, and video calls that make online gaming easier. Users can join different “servers” to chat about their favorite games, and within each server are different “channels” for discussing more specific aspects of the game. Discord is becoming a huge place for teens to communicate — and it’s beginning to spread even beyond the gaming community.…