Tag Archives: devices

  • tweens and smartphones

    Tweens and Smartphones: To Own is to Love

    While they’re still not as committed to their phones as teens are, tween’s move away from the tablet and towards the phone is changing their media habits. The phone becomes a kid’s indispensable device almost immediately upon acquiring one. The percentage of tweens who own phones will continue to rise. Once they have one, it […]

  • Kids, Families and the Tech Time Tango - Tween girl using smartphone device

    Kids, Families & the Tech Time Tango

    Kids, Families and the Tech Time Tango Dateline: Southwestern Europe, approx. 5000 yrs. ago Cave Mom: “Son, you spend too much time playing with that new-fangled technology. You should be outside playing ‘Mastodon Hunt’ with your friends; better yet, practicing your fire-building.” Cave Boy: ‘Ohhh Mom, my friends are all inside playing with their wheels […]