That way, whenever a new app is downloaded by the teen, it will automatically download to the parent's phone as well. Last fall, there was a headline-making case in a Colorado high school where teens used apps to hide a huge sexting ring from parents and school officials.And an Alabama district attorney, Pamela Casey, posted the video below to warn parents about the Calculator% app.Bill Cosby, who on Tuesday is attending a preliminary hearing in Philadelphia that will determine whether or not he will stand trial for sexual assault allegations, admitted to having sex with teenagers in a deposition from nearly 10 years ago that has only just been released to the public. The Associated Press published excerpts from depositions Cosby gave in 20 regarding allegations from Andrea Constand, who was one of the first of Cosby's alleged victims to go public with complaints against the actor. "It's a key way teens are hiding their nude pictures from their parents," said Lewis.
The pair allegedly had sexual contact on several occasions, but they did not have sexual intercourse.Same deal, but this time with a calculator icon posing as something it isn't.Sedgrid Lewis, online safety expert, notes that these apps look like a normal calculator app but when teens push a button within the app they can hide all inappropriate pictures.Renteria urged parents to talk with their kids about using apps and websites safely.“If you just allow your child to download any type of app and never have a conversation with them, they never know what security measures to take to protect themselves,” she said.Burlison said she continually monitors her daughters’ online activity.“We want to be responsible about the amount of information our kids are receiving and the people we're letting in their lives,” she said.