Research + News | Topic: Digital Screen
Mar 15, 2017
Doctors’ New Recommendations For Screen Time – How Long, And What Kinds
Recognizing the ubiquitous role of media in children’s lives, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is releasing new policy recommendations and resources to help families maintain a healthy media diet.
Read the report here.
Jan 25, 2017
Mom Genes: Looking At The Media DNA Of Working And Stay-At-Home-Mothers
Stay-at-home mothers are using technology at a rapid pace. Read the research here.
Jan 5, 2017
Worried About Screen Time? Don’t Let Kids Go It Alone
Should we be surprised that 2- and 3-year-olds learn better from a real person than from a screen? Read the article here.
Dec 6, 2016
How much time do parents spend on screens? As much as their teens
If you think your tween or teen spends too many hours online, you might need to look in the mirror before you dish out screen time criticisms. According to a new survey, parents spend as much time plugged in each day as their teens and three hours more per day than their tweens. Read the full article here.
Oct 26, 2016
The Digital Age: Young Adults Gravitate Toward Digital Devices
How does digital device usage stack up across platforms? Nielsen takes a look. Read the article here.
Sep 6, 2016
For Global Kids, Linear TV Is The #1 Source
With so many sources available to consume video, which are global kids using? Read the research here.
Aug 12, 2016
Young Internet Users Say They Are Addicted to Their Devices
According to July 2016 research, more than half of internet users are addicted to them—and it’s most common among younger users. 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.
Mar 14, 2016
Does Smartphone Addiction Really Exist?
While smartphone addiction is not an official diagnosis, some researchers believe that the problematic ways people use their smartphones and the ways in which such use affect the brain have important parallels to addictive behaviors.
Read the article here.