Last week, the news emerged about a man who had sent an indecent image of him
self in a live chat to young person from a primary school in Leeds who had been using the app lively. While shocking, this is unlikely to be a unique event. According to Internet Matters, by the age of 8, many children will have begun using a smart phone, according to Internet Matters, with social media and instant messaging being the most popular use. What’s unique is that this story just made it to the press.