Anyone in the chat can take a screenshot and save it, or share it in text, e-mail, social media sites.
The House Party logo is a red solo cup – indicative of a party atmosphere (and kegs of beer, or at least that was my association). The app is rated 4 in the app store, which is surprising as most apps similar to this are at least 12 .
Notifications can be turned off, in Settings (which are hard to find, – click on the three lines in the upper left corner, which takes you to the Friends screen. What’s nice here is that you can fine-tune this – receive notifications from some friends but not others.
House Party is the latest app you’ll want to have on your radar.
House Party is a video chat app, developed by the team who built and then shut down live streaming app Meerkat .
Similar to an actual house party, you may meet new people.
Speaking of privacy – as with any app, nothing is really private.
There are practical uses too – such as working on a school project together, or a group chat to figure out some weekend plans.
Just be wary of the constant notifications – you’re always going to know when your friends are chatting away without out you.
They have chat rooms that are meant for adults and certain lifestyles.
I wish there was more control on the chats that you are first given cause I got a New York Chat room, yet I live in Florida so Im probably gonna leave that cause I wont understand most of the stuff people in there talk about.
This is where you may want to talk about privacy concerns – once you’re in a chat with some friends-of-friends, those friends can request to add you as a friend.