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  1. How to Tell If Your Kid Might Be Addicted to th...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    ... of his life, though he admits he could probably stand to cut back. Caroline Knorr, parenting editor for Common Sense Media, outlined several phone-obsession warning signs: Depression, slipping grades, hostility, highly sensitive, strong ...

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  2. A study says teens are spending nearly all their waking hours staring at screensRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The Washington Post recently wrote an in-depth piec e on kids these days and their social media usage, and in it was this startling statistic, courtesy a 2015 study by the nonprofit group Common Sense Media: Teens are spending nearly nine hours a day consuming media. Let's say the average teen wakes up at 7 a.m. and goes to bed at 10 p.m. - that means that nine of their 15 waking hours are spent on their phones, computers, or tablets.

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  3. Struggling to look away from the screenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... from their families and friends, and complain of deep anxieties in social settings. A recent study by Common Sense Media, a parent advocacy group, found that 59 percent of parents think their teens are addicted to mobile devices. Fifty percent of ...

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  4. 'Screenagers' film offers parents tips on teen phone rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Newsday

    ... to the Bronx as well as experts in brain science and social media. Her film is timely - a recent poll by Common Sense Media showed that 50 percent of teens feel addicted to their mobile devices. "Where do you draw the line is really the question," ...

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  5. Does Technology Make Us Less Human?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... to think about it is either monolithically good or bad and it's not. It's a tool," said Linda Burch of Common Sense Media, an organization that guides parents and children through the world of technology. Technology is used more often in schools; ...

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  6. When you can't look away from the screenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... from their families and friends, and complain of deep anxieties in social settings. A recent study by Common Sense Media, a parent advocacy group, found that 59 percent of parents think their teens are addicted to mobile devices. Meanwhile, 50 ...

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  7. This dark side of the Internet is costing young people their jobs and ...Read the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Peter O'Kelly's Reality Check

    ... from their families and friends, and complain of deep anxieties in social settings. A recent study by Common Sense Media, a parent advocacy group, found that 59 percent of parents think their teens are addicted to mobile devices. Meanwhile, 50 ...

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  8. Movie review: 'Angry Birds' is silly, frenetic, sometimes-crude toon based on popular app.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... Is the title part of a broader marketing initiative/empire? Is the intent to sell things to kids?) Common Sense Media is an independent nonprofit organization offering unbiased ratings and trusted advice to help families make smart media and ...

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  9. Digital Gaming Trampolines Arrive at Best in Backyards of NY & CTRead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | PRWeb

    Springfree trampolines promise to "take gaming outside and make it active" with tgoma, a new interactive gaming system featuring more than half a dozen games. A Springfree trampoline equipped with tgoma, the interactive digital gaming system, on display at Best in Backyards in Mahopac, New York.

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  10. This dark side of the Internet is costing young people their jobs and social livesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... from their families and friends, and complain of deep anxieties in social settings. A recent study by Common Sense Media, a parent advocacy group, found that 59 percent of parents think their teens are addicted to mobile devices. Meanwhile, 50 ...

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  11. Struggling to look away from the screenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... from their families and friends, and complain of deep anxieties in social settings. A recent study by Common Sense Media, a parent advocacy group, found that 59 per cent of parents think their teens are addicted to mobile devices. Meanwhile, 50 per ...

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  12. Internet addiction: Treatment for those struggling to look away from the screenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... from their families and friends, and complain of deep anxieties in social settings. A recent study by Common Sense Media, a parent advocacy group, found that 59 percent of parents think their teens are addicted to mobile devices. Meanwhile, 50 ...

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  13. This one thing is damaging your children more than you realizeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... system does not accurately reflect the content of movies and other types of media. Use Movie Guide and Common Sense Media for accurate and objective information on all types of media. When I worked as a sales associate for Best Buy, I learned how ...

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  14. Five for Families: Films to honor Armed Forces DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... live with an apprentice witch who is in search of a magical spell that may aid in the defense of Britain. Common Sense Media states that although the film takes place during war, it "manages to take a lighthearted approach" with "exaggerated ...

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  15. Is your child ready for a phone?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | CNN

    ... conversation with these five questions. Also, consider requiring your kid to complete Digital Compass (a Common Sense Media game that teaches digital citizenship) before handing over the device. The answer to this question will help you understand ...

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  16. Are your children's technology habits putting their grades at risk? ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... may be due to reduced cognitive control and increased impulsiveness. The study from San Francisco-based Common Sense Media found that media multitasking could decrease people's ability to get things done because of cognitive fatigue, slowing the ...

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  17. Do you know your kids' social media handles?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Boston.com

    ... en it comes to technology, and the best thing is to stay up to date through some wonderful resources like Common Sense Media (CommonSenseMedia.org).

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  18. This one parental habit is eroding children's conversational skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... that children learn tech behaviors, like most behaviors, from their parents first. A recent poll from Common Sense Media reported that some 50 percent of teens admitted they feel "addicted" to their phones, but they also reported noting how their ...

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  19. This one parental habit is erodi...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... that children learn tech behaviors, like most behaviors, from their parents first. A recent poll from Common Sense Media reported that some 50 percent of teens admitted they feel "addicted" to their phones, but they also reported noting how their ...

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  20. Link Up Digital: Dealing With the Device-Addicted GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Computers in Libraries

    A new study highlights a problem that's getting increasingly old: We're raising a generation of young people addicted to their smartphones and other digital devices. A poll of 1,240 U.S. parents and children by Common Sense Media, a San Francisco nonprofit that offers educational materials on digital media and safe technology for children, indicates that 50% of American teenagers feel addicted to their smartphones.

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