In terms of its features and usability, it currently holds 3.4 rating on Google Play.
For teens in long-distance relationships with family members and friends, if used properly House Party can be a safe, enjoyable way to keep in touch with loved ones.
If you don’t take the time to “lock” your chat room and choose private settings, others can pop into the video chat.
Although you may have chosen to chat with a few specific friends, any of their mutual friends or yours can choose to enter the chat if the privacy filters are not in use.
Currently, no privacy leaks or scandals have been traced back to this app.If you wish to skip your phone number, you can also manually enter the House Party username of anyone you wish to chat with.After creating an account, you are free to create “rooms” for separate video chats.As soon as your friends respond, your video chat is ready to begin.The real-time accessibility of this app allows friends’ to enjoy each others’ company as though they were all in the same room. When creating “rooms” for video chats, you are given specific control to pick who exactly you wish to chat with. Although you may receive requests to chat from anyone, you are free to ignore these requests and stay silent.
When video chatting, be sure you and your teen remember to switch the privacy filters on. However, as an extra privacy feature, House Party gives a “stranger danger” warning if an uninvited user sneaks into the chat.