These applications claim no responsibility for explicit messages or photos that are saved.
The difference between using these applications and traditional texting is that content is transmitted over the Internet or a data plan, allowing anyone with Internet access to participate.
Kik and Whats App appeal to teens because of the anonymity of the applications.
most media coverage fixates on negative aspects of adolescent usage.
While film cameras often required a dark room to process negatives, modern camera phones can record sexually explicit images and videos in privacy.
Sexting has been promoted further by several direct messaging applications that are available on smartphones.
Among the most popular applications for this use in 2015 were Kik, Snapchat, and Whats App.Firstly, there's a young schoolgirl, still too short to actually comfortably cook a meal at the stove, boasting of a street-wise cynicism well beyond her age, as she talks like an adult when confronting foul-mouthed hawkers and advising others on placing wagers on football matches; then there is the pre-adolescent boy who fails to react at all to his friend's lewd remarks about his mother and his sister.Both are pointers to future lives to be lived without principles, prologues to an even more scary and heartless generation to come.Snapchat appeals to teens because it allows users to send photos for a maximum of ten seconds before they self-destruct.Those sending photos over Snapchat believe they will disappear without consequences so they feel more secure about sending them.is possibly one of the most energetic, explosive and, well, expletive-laden films to come out of Hong Kong this year.