Turkey’s YouTube Kids introductory meeting; Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, Information and Communication Technologies Authority (ICTA), Information Technology and the Internet Security Association (BTİD) and was carried out online with the participation of Turkey in Google officials.
YouTube Kids’ content pool is categorized by age group as under 4, 5-7, and 8-12. Children’s digital applications that support the acquisition of healthy habits, children familiar Cute Friends in Turkey, King Shakir, such as Pepe and Nilo local and culturally sensitive and meet with families and relevant content. You can reach YouTube Kids in Turkish from the Google Play Store and App Store application stores or from the web browser “https://www.youtubekids.com”.
“It is extremely important to protect our children from the effects of harmful content.”
Emphasizing that protecting children in the internet environment also means protecting their digital privacy, Sayan continued his words as follows:
“Protection of our children from the effects of harmful content is extremely important for their healthy development. This situation has been understood more clearly during the pandemic process we are in. With the intense use of social media, we have started to face many more risks in the cyber world. risk headings are situations that can be encountered in real life.
Therefore, just as we strive and set rules to protect our children from all these dangers in real life, we can learn to use the internet consciously, safely and effectively, and we can minimize the risks of the virtual world by teaching children this. While protecting our children, our future, from possible online threats, each of us has separate responsibilities. YouTube Kids is one of the best examples, which I believe is important for applications that provide opportunities and options for our children to benefit them, and that helped us come together. “
Underlining that parents should have information about the protection of both their own and their children’s safety in the internet environment, Karagözoğlu said, “Gaming habits should be controlled by parents and restrictions should be placed. As an institution, the online environment should be better for everyone living in our country in terms of both content and security. On this occasion, I would like to know that we support this step taken with YouTube in order to make our country’s children experience the internet better, and that we always stand by YouTube in similar activities. ” used the expressions.
“We believe it will provide safe family fun”
BTİDER President Ömer Faruk Sorgun said that they made their best efforts to popularize the secure internet service offered by BTK. Sorgun, “The security service provided by the BTK has classified over 12 million domain names over the past 9 years since its inception, and has made a result by evaluating the notices from our citizens. Those who call freedom on the internet should also prioritize the concept of respect on the internet.” said.
Google Turkey Public Relations Director Pelin stating that they meet with the children of the North in YouTube Kids colorful world, “YouTube Kids app, to consume what children’s content children of all ages as well as with various parental controls are parents and children for a long time in Turkey we believe will provide a more secure family entertainment they expect . ” used the expressions.