Any act to promote or gain profit in any manner (e.g.

Instead of observed iffy behavior, it's the for problematic content that might concern some parents.

Some streams are a product of boredom -- there's a channel to watch people sleep -- and some showcase real talent; either way, there's definitely an interest in growing a fan base and getting more viewers, which may push some kids to do crazy things.

By posting, a user is consenting to YOUNOW lets teens broadcast themselves live.

They can see and respond to live chat or view other broadcasters and chat with them.

Privacy is definitely an issue, but kids can change their usernames to something more anonymous than their Facebook or Google identities.

clearly forbids nudity, sexual content, and bullying in its community guidelines, but there's no promise of oversight. Users can report violators as well as block specific viewers, but live streaming is totally unpredictable -- there's no way to ensure teens won't encounter objectionable live content.

Teens can buy gold bars to use to send gifts to other broadcasters.

Videos are only available live and can't be accessed after a few days (but another user could certainly use an external camera to film what's happening on screen); however, all user-generated content is retained and stored by the developers, so the content doesn't actually disappear.

Penalties of Copyright Infringement: By reproducing, republishing or redistributing the work of a copyright holder without permission, you may be violating or infringing on his or her rights under the Copyright Act.

The copyright holder may sue for compensation cost from $ 250 to $ 150,000 or one year jail sentence. Section 8: Your Use Of Content On The Site The Content accessed via the chaturbate website is owned by or licensed to chaturbate, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law.

Hashtags classify categories that viewers can search (#girls, #guys, #truthordare, #dance, #musicians, #sleepingsquad, #lgbt, etc.), and users can add broadcasters to favorites lists and receive notifications when they're broadcasting live.