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- R U 2 Plugged In? Bubar, Joe // Scholastic News -- Edition 4;4/28/2014, Vol. 76 Issue 21, p4
The article focuses on technology use of American children. Topics discussed include a recommendation of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to limit screen time use of children, a study by researchers in California which found that technology use caused distractions in children to focus on...
- Welcome to the ... iGeneration! Rosen, Larry // Education Digest;Apr2010, Vol. 75 Issue 8, p8
The article presents a condensed reprint of an article in the author's blog "The Psychology of Technology" from August 27, 2009. The author discusses his research showing children born in between 2000 and 2009 experience technology and the internet as an integral part of their daily lives. Older...
- Kids And Cell Phones. // Wireless Week;9/1/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 18, p34
Focuses on a study by consulting firm mobileYouth about the use of mobile by young children. Number of children in Great Britain under the age of 10 who regularly use a mobile phone; Concerns about children's safety in the use of cell phones; Other countries that reported an increase in...
- Wireless Metrics. // RCR Wireless News;3/21/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 12, p42
Presents an update on the wireless communication industry in the U.S. as of March 21, 2005. Performance of the industry in the stock market from March 11 to March 17; Benefits of the migration of fixed-line traffic to mobile networks and Internet Protocol technologies according to the report...
- MOBILE TECHNOLOGIES. Trotter, Andrew // Education Week;1/21/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 18, p5
The article presents data from a study on digital technology and educating children. The article suggests that technologies such as electronic games, cellular telephones, and smartphones might enhance student learning. Other topics include the business community, hand-held devices in school, and...
- Most Parents Reject School Cell Phone Bans. Mullen, Georgia // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Oct2006, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p10
The article cites an online survey by Itracks for ACE*COMM of cellular phone use in classrooms in the U.S. The survey was conducted with 1,000 parents with children between 12 and 17 years old. 95% of these parents showed that they want total control on their children's phone use instead of...
- Ease And Safety Drive Market. Felps, Bruce // Wireless Week;01/03/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p28
Focuses on the marketing of mobile phone accessories in the United States. Measures taken by handset manufacturers to control the distribution process of accessories; How consumers view accessories; Factors that contributed to the increase in sales of the accessories.
- China Hits No. 1. // Wireless Week;8/20/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 34, p24
Reveals that China has taken the position of the United States as the world's largest wireless phone market. Increase in the number of wireless phone users in China as of the end of July 2001; Estimated ratio of Americans that use mobile phones.
- In-Stat Market Snapshot. // Wireless Week;8/20/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 34, p24
Predicts the number of people in the United States youth market that will own a wireless phone by 2004.