You Tube Kids launches on the web - Tech Crunch. The website will offer a similar experience to the existing You Tube Kids mobile app, where parents will be able to direct their child to videos that are age-appropriate, as well as track their child watch history and flag content missed by You Tube filters. The website imminent launch was quietly disclosed earlier this week by You Tube, and comes ahead of the official announcement of an FTC settlement which is said to include a multimillion-dollar penalty against the Google-owned video platform for its violations of U.
S. children privacy laws, COPPA. The FTC ruling, when announced, will not be without precedent. The regulator earlier this year hit Musical. ly (now Tik Tok) with a record $5. 7 million fine and forced it to implement an….