Another factor that can prove to be beneficial for students is that one can customise the settings and filter out options that might require a lot of data usage. Gather Online allows for more private group chats and the removal of individuals who behave inappropriately if need be.

The application allows people to stay informed about what is happening in and around the world and topics range from serious ones including the laws of certain countries and less serious ones such as whether Leonardo Dicaprio should be given the role of the Joker in Batman.

You can use Gather Online on your desktop by going to https://www. gatheronline.com. It is also available for free download as an app on the GooglePlay Store and iTunes.