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What is Vine Kids?
• Vine Kids gives young children the chance to watch fun Vine videos outside
of the traditional Vine App.
• No sign up for Vine Kids, no search ability, no interacting with the Vines -
just swiping to see the next Vine. All a user does in Vine Kids is watch
some of the best - child appropriate - Vines there are!
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What is Vine Kids?
• Vine Kids is a completely separate app from Vine, Twitter and Periscope. It
needs to be downloaded separately from the app store. There are no links to
Twitter or Vine from within the Vine Kids app.
• The safety of the app really rests in its simplicity.
• User can’t upload their own videos - merely consuming.
WHAT IS PERISCOPE?
• Periscope is an app that lets you share and experience live video from your mobile phone or
• It was acquired by Twitter in January.
• Periscope is about being in the moment, connected to a person and a place.
• This immediacy encourages direct and unfiltered participation in a story as it’s unfolding.
• Do not post pornographic or overtly sexual content
• Do not publish explicitly graphic content or media that is intended to incite violent, illegal or
• Respect one another. Do not abuse, harass or post others’ private, confidential information
• Do not impersonate to mislead or deceive
• Do not spam
Empowering the user to control
• Users are able choose to privately broadcast. This allows the broadcaster to choose who
among their followers they want to invite to watch. This ensures the broadcast chat and hearts
are from approved followers.
• In addition, for public broadcasts, the broadcaster can choose to only allow chat from their
• Report: In stream reporting
• Block: User will not be able to follow
you or view any of your broadcasts
• Geolocation: Off by default