These new features are designed to keep the app’s younger users safe. Instagram claims that the information it has gathered will enable it to develop new safety features and ensure the best experiences for its young users.
You will have given your birth date if you used Instagram in the past year. This latest update – along with tougher measures for people who do not comply – was designed to encourage older users to update their profiles with their birth date.
Instagram stated that they want to make young people’s lives safer and more private. Instagram needs to find out how old everyone is. We’ve asked people to send us their birthdays if it hasn’t been shared before.
The new feature is not only to prevent adults from sending messages under the age of 18 without their consent, but it also includes some other changes.
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