Research + News | Topic: Smartphones
Jan 28, 2020
Our Daughter’s Nightly Struggle
Navigating this technology thing is not fun, for parents or our teens, but fighting the battle is worth it. Read the article here.
Jan 28, 2020
I Monitor My Teens’ Electronics, And You Should Too
Jan 24, 2020
Teens Are Swapping AirPods And Using Google Translate To Secretly Talk To Each Other In School
One TikTok user demonstrated how swapping AirPods and using Google Translate is an effective way to communicate secretly. Read the article here.
Jan 23, 2020
Communications Time Bomb: Parents’ Smartphone Use Could Be The New Secondhand Smoke
Adults’ digital habits could be hazardous to children’s speech and language development. Read the article here.
Jan 22, 2020
Teenagers Glued To Screens Skipping Meals, Sleep And Homework
Teenagers are skipping meals, sleep and doing their homework to spend more time online, according to a new report which asked young people themselves how their time on the internet affected their lives. Read the article here.
Dec 17, 2019
When 6th Graders Can Access Rape Porn On Their Smartphones, School Becomes Toxic
No 11-year-old should have to deal with, or even know, about things like this. Read the article here.
Dec 11, 2019
Most Parents Fear Their Kids Will Suffer Hearing Damage From Their Various Music Players And Smartphones
A majority of parents — 70 percent — are concerned about their children developing hearing damage from listening to music players, tablets and smartphones, according to a new national poll released this week. Read the article here.
Dec 6, 2019
Cellphone-Related Head And Neck Injuries On The Rise
Nov 18, 2019
College Students Say Ditching Their Smartphones For A Week Changed Their Lives
College students went one week without their smartphones. Read the article here.
Nov 5, 2019
What Are Teens Doing When They’re On Their Phones? We Asked Them
Teens spend, on average, more than seven hours a day using screens and 60 percent of teens themselves say spending too much time online is a “major” problem. Read the article here.