Research + News | Topic: Tablets
Jan 2, 2018
Helping Teens Turn Off In A World That’s ‘Always On’: The Links Between Technology And Depression
A new study links anxiety, severe depression, suicide attempts and suicide with the rise in use of smartphones, tablets and other devices. Read the article here.
Jan 2, 2018
If Your Kids Are Glued To Their iPads, It’s Probably A Good Idea To Unglue Them
Is it possible that our children’s ubiquitous use of tablets, computers, and televisions harms their vision? Read the article here.
Aug 14, 2017
In Germany, Amazon Makes A Play For Kids’ Digital Time
FreeTime’s launch on Android could reinforce its digital content dominance. Read the report here.
Jul 28, 2017
The iPad Is A Far Bigger Threat To Our Children Than Anyone Realizes
Ten years ago, psychologist Sue Palmer predicted the toxic effects of social media. Now she sees a worrying new danger. Read the article here.
Jun 9, 2017
When You Give A Kid A Tablet, He’ll Ask For More Time
Experts Debate Tech Benefits for Kids, But Parents See Positives. Read the article here.
May 5, 2017
Letting A Baby Play On An iPad Might Lead To Speech Delays, Study Says
Anyone raising a child today has likely fretted about screen time and wondered about the impact of devices on our kids. Does the technology affect their brains? Read the article here.
Mar 17, 2017
Google Accounts For Kids: 5 Things To Know About Family Link
Google just lifted the ban on accounts for kids 12 and younger. And with it, a new tool called Family Link is available, which lets parents monitor and control the way their kids use their Android phones and tablets.
Read the article here.
Jun 15, 2016
The Secret Lives of Screen-Addicted Teens
Sociologists, advertisers, stock market analysts — everyone wants to know what happens when the generation born glued to screens has to look up and interact with the world. Read the full article here.
May 27, 2016
For Global Kids, Screens Are as Much a Part of Childhood as Playgrounds
Kids are spending more time with screens than playing outdoors—and while they have countless entertainment options on their devices, parents wield a quiet influence. Read the article here.
Dec 21, 2015
Young People Watching Less TV
According to a new report from Marketing Charts, youth as a whole are watching less traditional TV. Read the full article here.