Research + News | Topic: Internet
Mar 13, 2014
Teens Imitate Risky Behavior Shared Online
High school students whose friends posted photos of drinking and smoking were about 20% more likely to become drinkers or smokers themselves. Read the report here.
Mar 4, 2014
Generations Y & Z Seek Anonymity Online
Young people have grown up documenting their every move on the Web, however heightened concerns regarding privacy are prompting them to reconsider. Read the full article here.
Mar 3, 2014
U.S. Teens Use Game Consoles More for Internet than Gaming
61% of teens use game consoles to go online. View the report here.
Feb 26, 2014
Social Media Update 2013
Pew Research Center releases new data on social media use. Download the full report here.
Feb 25, 2014
Seeking Privacy, Teens Turns to Anonymous-Messaging Apps
Students are turning to messaging apps that allow their identity to remain anonymous. Read the article here.
Feb 21, 2014
7 Media-Savvy Skills All Parents Need in 2014
Smart strategies for managing your kids’ media and technology this year, from Common Sense Media. Read the article here.
Feb 21, 2014
What Your Teen Is Really Doing All Day On Twitter and Instragram
A look at teens and social media and the research from danah boyd’s new book, It’s Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens. Read the full article here.
Feb 20, 2014
UNFILTERED: Equipping Parents for an Ongoing Conversation about Internet Pornography
A video resource from Covenant Eyes. Watch the video and find other resources here.
Feb 17, 2014
The Private Side of Social Media
Millennials are looking for ways to share their thoughts online with fewer consequences. Read the full article here.
Feb 12, 2014
Teens Up Usage for Connected TVs, Mobile
Teen use of tablets, smartphones and connected TVs continues to rise. Read the article here.