teens and technology

FOMO and Constant Distraction We actually have to be legislated into stopping. There's a proposed Bill in New Jersey to punish
"There’s nothing wrong with every once in a while putting the technology aside and actually having a conversation."
Social media has taken over the lives of our teenagers. As parents we need to help our teenagers' balance the challenges social media brings with the needs the real world requires of them.
We were 15 friends sitting inside under artificial lighting and our hands glued to our phones on a Friday, when the enticing warmth of the sun and delicate breeze was begging us to run around outside.
I believe that there is an urgent need to empower the young generation through effective use of social networking, or in general, social media.
“Your child has only two options — he or she can call you back, or call for an emergency responder. No calls to friends, no
Besides the common apps like "Facebook," "2048" and "Candy Crush" that everyone has, I've also found a plethora of fantastic apps that I believe should be much more well-known. Here's a list of some of my favorite apps that I highly recommend downloading.
We are the generation of social media, and we all look to each other to determine how we should be using it. For some weird reason, we all use it differently.
I love the Internet and its seemingly endless array of gifs of cats fitting into places I didn't know they could fit, but its offerings of guiltless, unnecessary self-expression is hurting how we relate to each other.
We started all the way back at hieroglyphics which evolved after some time to old English which then transformed into modern English which then rapidly turned into "Cnt wait 2 c u l8r 2night," "LOL" and "BRB" and now it has seemed to turn back into the hieroglyphics.