Research + News | Topic: Smartphones
Mar 5, 2014
Popular Smartphone Apps Your Teen Doesn’t Want You To Know About
A look at some of the many smartphone apps that teens are using. Read the full article here.
Feb 26, 2014
Frequent Cell Phone Use Linked to Anxiety, Lower Grades and Reduced Happiness in Students
Research from Kent State University looks at the relationship between cell phone use, academic performance, anxiety and satisfaction with life in college students. Read the report here.
Feb 24, 2014
Teens’ Secret Cyber Slang Revealed
Some of the messages you find on your child’s cell phone might not have you LOL, a video from USAToday.com. See the video here.
Feb 21, 2014
Mobile Device Ownership Higher Among Parents with Children Under 18
Having children at home means many families are likely to have mobile devices. Read the report 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.
Feb 12, 2014
Flappy Bird App Discontinued By Developer Because It Was ‘An Addictive Product’
The creator of the popular Flappy Bird app decided to remove it because it was too addictive. Read the full report here.
Feb 10, 2014
The Majority of Porn in the United States is Viewed on Smartphones
Smartphones are being used to consume more pornography than ever before. Read the full article here.
Feb 7, 2014
‘Fear of Missing Something’ Drives Home Screen Alert Usage
Smartphone users pick up their phones nearly 100 times per day. Read the research here.
Jan 23, 2014
New Router Lets Parents Monitor Internet Use
USA Today reviews a new Wi-Fi router that lets parents set controls on Web surfing and more. Read the full review here.
Oct 23, 2013
Texting In Class
A new study has found that more than 90% of students admit to using their devices for non-class activities during class times. Read the story here.