YOU TUBE APP FOR KIDS
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YouTube, the largest video-sharing service, is launching a new kid-friendly app called YouTube Kids on Monday February 23. YouTube Kids will be available for free on Android when it launches.Spokesperson also confirmed that the YouTube Kids app will be expanded to other platforms later on.
YouTube will curate kid-friendly content provided by shows such as Sesame Street, TuTiTuTV, Reading Rainbow, Thomas The Tank Engine, Yo Gabba Gabba, Talking Tom, National Geographic Kids, Jim Henson TV, Pocoyo and Dreamworks TV. LeVar Burton of Reading Rainbow fame will create an exclusive original series on YouTube Kids called uTech, which will focus on next generation technologies.
YouTube has been planning YouTube Kids for months now. The app is being put together by YouTube’s in-house engineers and several third-party organizations like Common Sense Media. YouTube Kids will have a timer that is controllable by parents to shut down the app after a certain amount of time. To prevent kids from seeing profanity, comments have been disabled