In this crowd sale, they sold "Kin" digital tokens to the contributors. Retrieved October 12, On November 4, , Kik scored 1 out of 7 points on the Electronic Frontier Foundation 's secure messaging scorecard. Retrieved December 17, Categories : Companies based in Waterloo, Ontario Instant messaging Instant messaging clients Computer-related introductions in Canadian brands. Kik added promoted chats in , which used bots to converse with users about promoted brands through keywords activating responses. Mobile application for instant messaging.
Arabella. Age: 26.
Child exploitation is prominent on Kik Messenger, causing law enforcement and the media to frequently express concerns about the app.
Katelynn. Age: 23.
Prior to , Kik Interactive addressed this issue by informing parents and police about their options to combat child exploitation. List of defunct instant messaging platforms. Users also have the option to delete any offensive content or block another user from contacting them.