It is a micro-blogging site, so people post pictures, poems, quotes or short thoughts.Teen online dating sites are starting to pop up all over the web.
The bill is intended to target sexual predators, but many youth advocates say that by focusing on age, the new law will confuse teens, make their sexual activities more clandestine and expose them to other risks, including abuse, early pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections.
"They won't go to a drug store and ask for condoms," she says.
It is not a crime for youth under 16 to engage in sexual activity, she points out.
Tinder is officially 18 now, but as most parents are well aware, age limits aren't foolproof. Users sign up with Facebook and are matched based on location, mutual friends and shared interests.
If you discover your child has a Tinder profile, what should you know – and what can you do? One of its most distinctive features is the way you show interest in other users – swiping right on their profile.