Facebook's Messenger Kids app lets children start friend requests

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Engadget—Facebook's Messenger Kids app has so far been strict about adding friends. Early on, it even required that children count their parents as friends. The social network is ready to loosen things up, however... if only a bit. It's giving its Android...

'Addictive' Facebook Messenger Kids app lets children as young as 6 add their own friends. Facebook has been slammed for adding a new feature to its Messenger Kids app that makes it more addictive to use for children as young as six.