Research + News | Topic: Internet
Apr 9, 2015
6 Facts About Americans and Their Smartphones
A new Pew Research Center report analyzes smartphone ownership and the attitudes and behaviors of smartphone owners. Read 6 key findings from the report here.
Feb 19, 2015
Child’s Play: Connected Aussie Kids Spend up to Equivalent of 3 School Days Online Every Week
Connected youths in Australia aged 2-15 years are spending an average of 11.5 hour with the Internet each week… older teens spend 18.7 hours in an average week online. Read the research here.
Feb 10, 2015
Chinese Teenager Chops Off His Own Hand in a Bid to Cure His Addiction to the Internet
One Chinese boy, 19, took extreme measures to address his Internet addiction. Read the full story here.
Feb 2, 2015
Kids Mimic Their Parents; That’s Why Nickelodeon is Jumping Online
Nickelodeon is launching its own video subscription service. Read more details here.
Jan 20, 2015
Help! My Teen’s Watching Online Porn
According to one study, 42% of Internet users ages 10 to 17 watched porn online in the past year. Read the article here.
Jan 19, 2015
Digital Technology is Ruining Childhood
Some 92% of children have a digital footprint by the age of 2, and now, most adults believe digital technology and the Internet are ruining childhood, according to Havas Worldwide’s “New Dynamics of Family” report. Read the article here.
Jan 13, 2015
The Internet is Fertile Ground for the Mosaic of Allegiances out of Which Teens Build Identity
Your teens years are a time to try on a bunch of different self-concepts. Read the article here.
Jan 6, 2015
Yahoo’s Top-Searched Celebrities of 2014
Yahoo take a look at the celebrities most searched for in 2014. Read the list and article here.
Dec 12, 2014
Social Networking Is Not Just Changing the Way Teenagers Interact, It’s Changing Their Brains
We’ve become so desensitized to the Internet we’ve failed to realize that it is a potentially dangerous foundation on which to base one’s sense of self. Read the article here.
Dec 12, 2014
Teens, Social Media, and Privacy – Research from Pew
Teens share a wide range of information about themselves on social media sites, but this doesn’t mean they embrace a fully public approach to social media. Read the research here.