TikTok adds the ability to limit the use of apps by teens for their own benefit

TikTok introduces new features for teens aimed at limiting video download and usage time.

For short video apps, downloads for creators aged 13 to 15 are disabled by default. Video makers, aged 16-17, on the other hand, display a pop-up before publishing a video, allowing viewers to select options. Only followers, friends only, or just yourself. In addition, creators in this age group have the option to make videos available for download.

In January, the company rolled out restrictions Who can see the content of a teenage accountBy default, it will only be visible to friends or private.