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Intervention against chain messages

  • Awareness
  • 10/11/2016
  • Austrian Safer Internet Centre

For a while now, and especially since kids in primary schools have been using smartphones widely, gruesome chain messages spread by kids has become a relevant topic in trainings for those aged 8-11 years. Such chain messages are designed to be spread among kids, with every message stating that it should be sent to at least 10 other kids. Presently in Austria, most chain messages are spread by kids via WhatsApp.

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