Tag: screen time

by Nathan Gibbs

The best stories on media and technology around the web 1. Netflix loses 800,000 subscribers, stock takes another hit (MediaPost) 2. Screen time higher than ever for children (New York Times) 3. WikiLeaks suspends publishing to fight financial blockade (paidContent)   4. Obama campaign adds Tumblr to its social media activities for 2012 election (New York Times)   5. The best [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Click here to read the whole series As part of our ongoing series on Kids & Media, we had a recent live chat on Twitter with a group of parents to talk about how our kids use media. Special guests included MediaShift managing editor Courtney Lowery Cowgill, Common Sense Media’s Caroline Knorr and PBS Parents’ [...] more »

by Mark Glaser

Click here to read the whole series My son Julian was born into a world of screens nine years ago. Being the son of a “mediatwit” means that he was surrounded by screens, small and large. And yet, I’ve tried to moderate his usage the best that I can, limiting him to an hour of [...] more »

by Dorian Benkoil

Click here to read the whole series This week, MediaShift will be running a special series on navigating the relationships between kids and media. Stay tuned all week as we explore topics like this one. Once you have a child old enough to use a remote, the angst begins over how to control access to [...] more »

by Tina Barseghian

Click here to read the whole series This week, MediaShift will be running a special series on navigating the relationships between kids and media. Stay tuned all week as we explore topics like this one. When it comes to videogames and apps, what’s a parent to do? On one hand, we’re bombarded with messages about [...] more »