Research + News | Topic: Television

TV Watching and Computer Use in U.S. Youth Aged 12-15, 2012

The CDC and the National Center for Health Statistics has released brand new data regarding teens and screen time. Download the full report here.

Kids Still Spend the Most Time with TV

TV remains the biggest single element of kids’ media usage according to a new report from eMarketer. Read the article here.

Young Twentysomethings Watch More TV Online Than Via Cable

The younger generation spends more screen time watching online video sources than TV. Read the full article here.

Verizon Report Says Millennials Watch 3X More TV Online Than Older Viewers

Millennials are changing TV by how they consume content online. Read the article here.

Media Violence

An examination of violence, graphic violence, and gun violence in the media from the Parents Television Council. Download the full report here.

7 Media-Savvy Skills All Parents Need in 2014

Smart strategies for managing your kids’ media and technology this year, from Common Sense Media. Read the article here.

Teens Up Usage for Connected TVs, Mobile

Teen use of tablets, smartphones and connected TVs continues to rise. Read the article here.

Redefining What It Means to ‘Watch TV’

A new study published in Pediatrics reports that TV viewing is down significantly in the past decade among those aged 11 to 16. Read the full article here.

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.

Blurred & Pixelated Nudity Increasing on Broadcast TV and Being Rated as Acceptable for Children

Research from the Parents Television Council exposes flaws in TV rating system. Read the full article here.