Tinychat is a good alternative to some of the more popular chat rooms in that there are multiple safety settings and a clear effort to keep Tinychat clean.

In addition to video chatting and texting with the whole room or specific users, you can also send emojis and pictures. You can disable private messages sent to you, block direct messages from female and/or male users, remove custom colors from text messages, require others to ask your permission to view your video, and more.

More ยป Chatous is another text and/or video chatting website that connects you with random strangers.

You can start using Chatous right away under a random username, but if you make your own account you'll be able customize the name people see, save your friends list, and login to your account from the mobile app.

There were over 3,800 users currently on Chatous the last time we checked it out.

Always educate yourself and children on the dangers of online child predators.

Learn how to monitor your child's activities online (on smartphones, too!

I appreciate how this conversation ended in a when it comes to dating and sex.

Read through to the end to see what conclusions I came to based on this back-and-forth. Locario: I think the right time to have sex with a guy you are dating is at least by the third date.

You should not wait any longer, because the guy might start to lose interest in you or think that you are playing games and just using him for attention or for his money.