As Christmas shopping season approaches, many young kids will wish for smartphones, and new research shows small children are spending more and more time glued to the screen.
In this booming age of technology, children today are growing up in a very different world than their parents. But can smartphones and tablets actually be harmful to your child’s development?
A quarter of children ages two and under own a smartphone, according to a new study by ZACT. Furthermore, 25% of children ages 2-5 have a smartphone, while nearly 40% of children 6-9 own one.