Research + News | Topic: Internet
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.
Feb 15, 2016
Millennial Parents Turn To Net For Advice
Millennial parents are turning to the Web for advice about parenting, as well as managing family responsibilities. Read the article here.
Feb 11, 2016
College Students’ Internet Addiction Has Mixed Effects On Families
On one hand, the Internet helps keep college students connected to their families when they are apart, but when they are together, their family complains about their excessive use of the Internet. Read the article here.
Feb 11, 2016
Parents Want Some Control Of Their Child’s Mobile Phone Usage
While parents are granting children usage of mobile phones and other connected devices, they also want features on there that they can control. Read the article here.
Jan 28, 2016
Children Spending More Time Online Than Watching TV For The First Time
Research finds that on average five- to 15-year-olds are spending three hours a day on the internet. Read the article here.
Dec 23, 2015
How The New EU Data Privacy Laws Change The Kids and Teens Ad Market Forever
New European legislation not only calls for parental permission for kids to sign up on social sites, but also alters the restrictions of online advertising to children. Read the article here.
Oct 12, 2015
How to Teach Teens About Cybersecurity
Teachers and parents can help high school students learn about the growing field of cybersecurity. Read the article here.