Are music apps like Smule and safe for kids to use?

Seems like every 9-year-old girl wants to use one of these apps. They are a lot of fun and have millions of users. But parents should also be aware of some privacy concerns and take the right precautions to keep their children safe.

Amy Iverson is a graduate of the University of Utah. She has worked as a broadcast journalist in Dallas, Seattle, Italy and Salt Lake City. Amy, her husband, and three kids live in Summit County, Utah. Contact Amy on