Unonitored webcam chat
Some examples of which are sports chat rooms, car repair chat rooms, IT tech support chat rooms and emotional support chat rooms.
To join a chat room, you'll need to pick a nickname or a ‘handle’.
Chat rooms have become popular because they offer users an opportunity to express their opinions and debate or converse with other like-minded people. For this reason, it is easy for someone to pretend to be someone they are not in order to gain the confidence of another user, or to trick them into meeting under false pretence.
This practice has become known as “cyber-grooming” where a user will build a level of trust between themselves and an unsuspecting user.
• Ensure the computer they use is in an open area so you can observe its use.
• Regularly talk with your children about their uses of internet chat rooms.
Chat rooms are online spaces where users can communicate with one another through text-based messages.
They’re like a virtual party or seminar, where people can discuss sports, ask for advice, or talk about shared hobbies and interests.
Chat rooms can also be used to share pictures, videos and other media.