YouTube has announced that it will turn off comments on nearly all videos featuring kids.
The reason YouTube gave was to ensure that kids are safe online.
The move will take YouTube several months to disable comments on all videos featuring minors.
It already started the process last week when it turned off comments from tens of millions of videos.
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A small number of channels which have videos featuring kids will be allowed to keep comments turned on. But they must be known to YouTube and must actively monitor the comments beyond the standard monitoring tools YouTube provides.