Screen time: 40% of girls spent more than 2 hours per day in front of a screen compared to 65% of boys
“We are creating an industry-wide global database of ‘hashed’ images…. to help all technology companies find these images..They will then be blocked…
Here’s a look at some of the paranoia apps and tools available now
A generational shift in parental attitudes about technology’s role in young children’s lives
Sadly, less than half of parents are having conversations with their kids about their phones or their social media use
My kids insist that they need their devices while they’re doing their homework
5 Questions for Microsoft
The teen wouldn’t let go of his iPad and was run over
Doug fields & Jonathan Mckee Team Up To Help Parents Teach Their Kids Responsibility
Email is still king
77% of respondents said they use their computer or laptop while watching TV
How I Spy On My Kids Online
Faith Comes By Hearing
Pebble Will Release Proof-Of-Concept Watchface SDK In Early April
If kids are going to enjoy media, he (Harvey Karp) would prefer they do so interactively (with an iPad screen) as opposed…
70% of teens say they’ve hidden their online behavior from parents
Everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy S4
Video Game Reviews
A New Way For Teens To Express Themselves
Lanza was likely acting out the fantasies of a video game in killing 20 children and six adults at the school
Teens rule the web…but are they careful enough?
Tian started dreaming of skipping the rest of his education and starting a business instead
Is the gun control debate impacting game makers?
Research Project will monitor “suicide warning signs” posted through social media
Good for teenagers?
Mom does not want Son to abuse or become addicted to technology
Sony PlayStation 2: 153.6 million units sold over 12 years
Flashback: My Favorite iPhone Apps for Student Ministry
Macy’s to Sell P-Diddy Sweater With Embedded Video Screen
Middle schoolers and social media
49% of Hispanic students using smartphones at a higher rate than African-Americans or whites
Putting a 13-Year-Old Child Safely on Facebook
Majority of the concerned Parents are from the middle class
Makes references to sex acts with children
World of Technology Killing Handwriting
Brick and mortar Store purchases are estimated at $11.2 billion
Teen Sexting Linked to Real-World Risky Sexual Behavior
Snapchat app which destroys photos after a few secondsk
94% of Teen Students use Google first for research
40% of parents plan to purchase a new e-reading device for their children again
Tips for Parenting in this new millennium
94% of Teen use Google as the primary way of research
How to Protect Your Pre-Teens & Teens from Social Media & Technology Dangers
Social Networking and Narcissism
Cyberbullying at work worse than at school, study shows
10 types of social media addicts: infographic
Teens who use smartphones may engage in more sex
still the gold standard
The Teen’s Body Clock
100 intoxicated teenagers between the ages of 14 and 18
How social media inspires voters
Study: shows that digital media helps teens reach developmental milestones
Searching for Intimacy – Part 1
Searching for Intimacy – Part 2
Searching for Intimacy – Part 3
Teens spend 17 hours a week on internet
Hands-on with the iPad mini: first impressions
Download The Youth Culture Report App
News Apps Rank High In Retention (so did you down load our app?)
Inward Youth Group Outreach
Yes I want more texting during my lesson!
Church Encourages Social Media Use During Services
Students desire for looking up Social media stronger than Sex
56 underage interns would be brought back to their schools
Are you following The Youth Culture Report On Twitter?
Twitter vs TV
Four Teens Go Missing in Xbox Romance
13-Year-Old Runaway Steals Car, to Be with 12-Year-Old Internet Boyfriend
Wireless Initiative helped students achieve higher test scores
Microsoft Unveils Xbox Music, Its New Streaming Music Service
A look at who Dominates the Twitterverse
5 things not to post on social media as a Christian leader
‘Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders’ will include Internet-use disorder as a condition
The Gamers are asking for it
NYPD to bolster gang unit to battle teen violence on social media
Maintaining Relational Presence in a Technological World
Myspace previews its ground-up redesign, will send out invites to the new service ‘very soon’
NotFound.Org Turns Your 404 Errors Into a Poster for Missing Children
Nintendo courts female gamers with new 3DS ad campaign
How Social Media Distracts You at Work
iPhone 5 launch draws Apple fans worldwide
Kids are Getting Exposed to Electronics at an Earlier Age
Is Your Family’s Relationship With Technology Healthy?
13-Year-Old Steals Car, Takes Off On Thousand-Mile Road Trip to Be with 12-Year-Old Internet Boyfriend
Instagram: An app for parents to keep up with their teens
FREE BOOK: SEX, LUST, & XXX -Chris Spradlin
Using a Computer Before Bed Can Disrupt Sleep
The first new inexpensive home- gaming machine by a major maker since 2006
The fastest-growing sector
Is Social Media Making Us Socially Awkward?
Your Next Marketing Challenge: Gen Z
Lady Gaga’s new album ‘ARTPOP’ will be a ‘multimedia experience’
Some parents say kids are too connected and suggest ways to maintain a healthy balance
Hyper-reactivity to Porn has shaped an Entire Generation
Girl Allegedly Murdered By Total Stranger Over Facebook Posts
The Youth Culture Report is an invaluable resource for any one who works with students. I highly recommend the site.
This is an app every student pastor needs to have on their iPhone.
I use it all the time!
My number one resource for youth culture.
Here’s a great youth ministry and preaching resource.
The Youth Culture Report is a collection of links to news stories youth workers should be aware of.