Facebook launches in the United States a special version of Messenger, that young children the message in a safe way.
The new app has Messenger Kids and let parents profiles for their children. Facebook stresses that this is not a standard Facebook profile is created, and thus not public.
Contacts can also be looked up and added by the parents, this on the basis of Facebook profiles. When children peers like to add, that only when the parents themselves have a Facebook profile.
Chat and call
Further works Messenger Kids in much the same way as a Messenger for adults. Chat via text, but also video calling is supported. Also, photos can be sent, possibly with funny stickers on it.
Currently Messenger Kids only available for U.s. parents. When the app worldwide launches, is not known.