Zoom

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Type of Resource

Guidance

Publication Date

June 26, 2023

Topic/s

Video and Livestreaming 
Zoom is a video conferencing platform founded in 2011. It is currently available on desktop, mobile, tablet, and web browser. Despite being a video conferencing platform, users may engage with it as they would another social media platform.

Age Rating

On Apple’s App Store, Zoom is ranked as suitable for 4 years and up and is rated PEGI 3 on Google’s Play Store.

Core Functions

Virtual video break out rooms, whiteboard sharing, and live annotation.
Video chat allows users to talk in HD video, screen share, and whiteboard.
Users can host a webinar and invite up to 100 interactive attendees with up to 50 camera feeds displaying at once.
Facilitates instant group messaging, where users can send text, images, and audio.
Security settings that prevent any third-party from viewing messages between two or more people in a private call.

Risks

Safety Settings

Top Tips

Welcome to the Online Safety Hub

How old are you?

If you are under 18, click the blue button below to visit the Online Safety Hub micro-site for children and young people.