We voluntarily have this policy in place to help protect the safety of minors. Unfortunately, as with any Web technology, people can find ways to bypass even the most robust control mechanisms.”
As an added protection, we encourage parents to add Apple’s parental controls to their children’s iPod touches, iPhones and iPads to help ensure that their children cannot access 17-and-over sites and apps (please visit Apple’s web site for more information).
Grindr strongly condemns the inappropriate and criminal use of our service and actively cooperates with local authorities on any alleged illegal activity on our service.”
Brent Tynan, 54, was arrested April 13 for with sexual interference, invitation to sexual touching and sexual assault following an incident that took place last August. Tynan was expected back in court yesterday.
Most of CoM reader comments tended to rule out any blame on Grindr’s part, does this statement reinforce your opinion?