Barna Group Study: Teens and Young Adults Use Porn More than Anyone Else

Barna Group interviewed American teens, young adults and older adults about their views on and use of pornography. Among many notable findings, researchers discovered that teens and young adults...

For Parental Controls, iPhones Beat Androids

Brian X. Chen from The New York Times reports that many parents bought smartphones as holiday gifts for their children. In light of the recent revelation in a Colorado high school of the widespread...

Secret hashtags help teens share dangerous habits

Lisa Rapaport from Reuters reports that a new study of secret social media hashtags like #selfharmmm suggests that new technology is helping kids share dangerous behaviors more easily than ever...

USCCB Issues Pastoral Response to Pornography

At their November 2015 General Assembly, the U.S. Catholic Bishops approved the formal statement "Create in Me a Clean Heart: A Pastoral Response to Pornography" with an almost unanimous...

Catholic Bishops To Vote On Formal Statement On Pornography At November General Assembly

October 30, 2015  WASHINGTON—The U.S. bishops will vote on a proposed formal statement, "Create in Me a Clean Heart: A Pastoral Response to Pornography," at the annual Fall...

American Teens Use an Average of 9 Hours of Media Daily

Common Sense Media released a new report The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Tweens and Teens. According to this report, teens use an average of nine hours of entertainment media per day, and...

Social Media Usage: 2005-2015

Pew Research Center released a report about the changes on the usage of networking sites, since 2005, by American adults.
According to this report, the social networking use has shot up in the...

Parents and Social Media

Pew Research Center reports that about 75% of parents rely on social media to find information and social support in parenting issues they are dealing with. This report documents the variety of...

Instagram Tightens Guidelines to Curb Pornography and Harassment

Wall Street Journal is reporting that the photo- and video-sharing app unveiled a more-detailed standard for images, aimed at curbing pornography and harassment.
The number of Instagram’s...

Wannabe Hackers Using YouTube to Access Webcams Remotely

CNN Is reporting that the Digital Citizens Alliance, a nonprofit advocacy group, has uncovered thousands of YouTube videos teaching wannabe hackers how to gain access to victims' webcams...

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