If after all of this, you still decide to allow your teenagers have the app, then I would recommend mom or dad spend an evening just flipping through the stories.
In-meeting chat can be saved manually or automatically.
I feel like the naked pics of his exes are more important to him than I am.
Once you select a story, you then click “next” to reveal a story, chat by chat.
It’s fascinating (and sobering) that even the young people writing these chat stories know what sells (remember, ATTENTION is the new currency of the web). The quick answer is YES – HOOKED has a search function that allows you to look for search terms, including inappropriate ones like “naked” or “sex.” The chats include X-Rated language and images for the story covers that can include nudity. There’s just too much adult content and Apple is surprisingly incorrect with its seldom used 9 rating.
The naked-picture stash seems to me to be a bit of a red herring. For him to compare a box of nudes to his wedding album is, at the very least, an incredibly dumb analogy—there’s a pretty significant difference between photos of your wedding day, which has a significant social, emotional, financial, sexual, and physical impact on your life and history, and photos of the naked torsos of everyone you’ve ever slept with. Protecting my husband: My husband recently was in a life-changing accident.
A mildly creepy red herring (not to mention weirdly old-school! It is perhaps telling that he sees this relatively minor request as the beginning of an assault on his autonomy while you have already taken the initiative to end a friendship just in case it made him uncomfortable. He died, but first responders were able to bring him back.
Every HOOKED story is told in bite-sized, text message format.
HOOKED allows readers to write their own chat stories, which can be shared with friends, or write a group story in what is called a “Fantasy Chat.” *The chat stories are free to an extent.I’ve said before that when non-tech friends ask me for advice on which laptop to buy, I quiz them on what they want to do with it and often end up recommending an i Pad and keyboard instead.With the increased screen size of the i Pad Pro, I can see myself doing that even more often in the future.Mallory Ortberg, aka Dear Prudence, is online weekly to chat live with readers. (Sign up below to get Dear Prudence delivered to your inbox each week. Literal baggage: I’ve been dating a fantastic man whom I love for about a year.We’re living together and everything has been ideal. After listening to a podcast together about a similar subject, he mentioned that he has a box of nude photos of various exes.I posted my first impressions of the i Pad Pro yesterday, and having spent much of the past 24 hours mostly using it rather than my Mac Book, I now have more of a sense of why Tim Cook thinks it could be a laptop replacement.