Research + News | Topic: Internet
Aug 28, 2014
Millennials Are Cashing In On Their Social Influence
Welcome to the new age of influence, where 20-something content creators can make big money online. Read the full article here.
Aug 21, 2014
What You Wish You Knew About Teens and Digital Media
Fuller Youth Institute’s exclusive interview with danah boyd on their Via Media blog. Read the full interview here.
Aug 20, 2014
Google Children’s Accounts for Gmail, YouTube May Be Coming
Google Inc. is considering allowing online accounts for children under the age of 13 and give their parents control over how the service is used, according to media reports. View the article here.
Aug 19, 2014
The Statistical Awe of YouTube
YouTube has released data that shows just how large it’s footprint is. Read the article here.
Aug 12, 2014
Best Practices: Internet Safety for Every Family
Covenant Eyes shares some tips for parents to navigate the Internet with their children. Read the article here.
Aug 7, 2014
How Internet Culture Gets Borrowed for Ads
Taking a look at the way marketers use Internet memes to hype their products. Read the article here.
Jul 25, 2014
15 Sites and Apps Kids Are Heading to Beyond Facebook
Next-generation apps that let users text, video-chat, shop, and share their pics and videos are attracting teens like catnip, from Common Sense Media. Read the full list here.
Jul 7, 2014
Millennials Most Digitally Connected Generation
Millennials spend 14.5 hours each week texting, talking and accessing social media on their smartphone, more than any other generation, according to a report from Experian Marketing Services. Read the article here.
Jul 3, 2014
‘Sextortion’ Is An Online ‘Epidemic’ Against Children
The number of complaints of online enticement of children is climbing. Read the full story here.
Jun 18, 2014
Are Teenagers Being Analysed Online for Targeted Advertising?
Google openly collects user data from its online services but not via apps for education, but there is a concern that the online activity of teenagers is being analysed for targeted advertising. Read the article here.