Marco Polo: Monitoring Your Child's Video Walkie-Talkie App

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/marco-polo-monitoring/

Marco Polo is a video-based instant messaging system. Your child can add their friends and engage in video messaging, similar to Snapchat, by signing up with their name, phone number, and email address. The app will use the information to connect your child with people they know already who also using the app. But is Marco Polo app safe? Similar to a walkie-talkie, messages are sent immediately and are available for the recipient to view and respond to almost instantly. It’s a fun app for kids, and adults, but it doesn’t come without safety concerns. What Is Marco Polo App? You…