Research + News | Topic: Internet
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.
Aug 4, 2016
Pokemon Go Is Officially More Popular Than Internet Porn
According to Google Trends, search results for Pokémon GO have surpassed that of porn searches. Read the full article here.
Jul 18, 2016
How Internet Pornography Took over One Teenager’s Life
Therapist Hugh Martin believes the Internet has made pornography much more problematic than it was in the past.
Read the full article here.
Jul 8, 2016
Beyond Slender Man: When Teens Use The Internet for Evil
From murder to rape to counterfeit credit cards, young people are perpetrating crimes previously unthinkable – but leaving a trail for authorities. Read the article here.
Jun 8, 2016
When Your Child is Looking at Porn
Covenant Eyes offers a free step-by-step guide for Christian parents. Download the guide at their website here.
Jun 1, 2016
Heavy Internet Use Leads to School Burnout in Teens
Researchers at the University of Helsinki and Department of Psychology have found that excessive Internet use — essentially bordering on addiction — leads to school burnout in teens. Read the article here.
May 18, 2016
Why Teenagers Get Suckered In By Social Media Dares
Several popular and life-threatening social media challenges have prompted warnings from public health officials over the last few years. What draws teens in? Read the article here.
May 4, 2016
In Canada, Children and Teens Have an Affinity for Digital Tools
More than half of kids ages 11 and younger in Canada use the Internet. Read the report here.
Apr 7, 2016
Porn in the Digital Age: New Research Reveals 10 Trends
Pornography is not new, but the digital age has made it more ubiquitous and accessible than ever before. Barna reveals 10 trends. Read the report here.
Feb 26, 2016
How Do I Police My Teen’s Online Life?
How do we balance the fine line between online monitoring and our teens’ growing independence? Read the article here.