Research + News | Topic: Smartphones
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.
Oct 23, 2013
Smartphones Are Go-Everywhere, Do-Anything Devices for Mothers
Portability and efficiency make smartphones a staple for mothers on-the-go. Read the full article here.
Oct 2, 2013
Mobile Devices Give Parents Their Kids’ latest Entertainment Tool
Parents often entertain young children using smartphones, tablets. Read the full story here.
Sep 30, 2013
You Need a Digital Detox (Trust Me)
68% of mobile phone users take their devices to bed with them. Read the full story here.
Sep 25, 2013
Snapchat Tries to Shed Naughty Reputation
Snapchat is trying to get away from its reputation as a service for randy sexting teens. Read the full story here.
Sep 20, 2013
Hesitant Parents Can’t Keep Kids Away From Smartphones
More and more children are owning smartphones and parents express interest in parental control options. Read the full report here.
Sep 18, 2013
How to Miss a Childhood
A blog post from HandsFreeMama that encourages parents to put down their electronic devices. Read the post here.
Jul 17, 2013
Multitasking College Students Keep Multiple Screens on Hand
Despite limited resources, college students in the US have a variety of Internet-enabled devices to keep them constantly connected. Read the full article here.
Jul 16, 2013
Could Smartphones Be Giving Teens Dementia?
South Korean doctors warn that smartphones and other digital devices may cause development on one side of a child’s brain to stall. Read the full article here.
Jun 24, 2013
Smartphones in the Hands of the Youngest Demographic
Almost two out of 10 kids use smartphones according to eMarketer. Read the full article here.