OmeTV is a video chat website and app, using which you can talk to strangers. This website allows you to talk to any random stranger with just a click of a button. The website says that it is the best alternative to Omegle Tv. The app for OmeTv is available for android and iOS.
Around 10 million people are registered on OmeTv. Their sole purpose is to make people meet more and more people, they can have coffee virtually from the comfort of their home, or they can share their feelings with them. Using this app, you will never feel alone. It gives you a chance to make new friends.
Age Limit on OmeTV – Followed or Ignored?
One of the most disturbing things about the app is that although it informs that the user needs to be 18+ but there is no verification done to validate this. It is found that the app was used by many teenagers, below 18.
You don’t need an account on OmeTv, just sign in through Facebook and you are ready to chat with a random stranger.
What Can Get You Banned?
The app comes with a number of restrictions. For performing actions mentioned below, you can get banned.
- Requesting for virtual sex or nudity.
- Displaying objectionable images and videos.
- Disrespectful activities like vulgarity, slurs against religion or race, depressive comments etc.
- Spamming is not allowed. The app prohibits you from sharing links to other websites.
Terms and Conditions
OmeTv has clearly mentioned, that they can use your video anywhere. According to their terms and conditions, you can retain copyright but have no say in what and where the content of your videos will be streamed.
OmeTv is not ready to accept any liabilities on itself. It says that users are solely responsible for anything that might go wrong.
There are certain features in the app that are problematic. It has a spy mode, using which a third person can listen in a private chat.
As it is anonymous, it can bring out the worst in people. Moreover, there are only a few dozen moderators checking the content. They are not enough to detect whether huge traffic of 10 million is safe.
Many people on Trustpilot have complained that they got banned because of other’s actions. Also, to unban you, they ask for donations. This shows the shady nature of the company.
Google Play and the App Store should screen such apps. They shouldn’t allow apps that do not validate the age properly and are without parental control to be added on their platforms.