Press Releases


Friday, August 5, 2016
Leading Children’s Advocacy Organization Launches #DeviceFreeDinner Campaign PSAs on August 6 During Prime-Time Olympics Coverage, One of the Highest-Rated TV Events of the Year
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Common Sense Report Finds Tech Use Is Cause of Conflict, Concern, Controversy
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
New ‘Media Use Census’ from Common Sense Details Media Habits and Preferences of American 8- to 18-Year-Olds
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Children, Teens, Media, and Body Image offers big-picture perspective on media's influence on children and teens' body image and insights into how early body image forms, addresses critical need for more research
Monday, May 12, 2014
Report highlights how the nature of reading is changing; addresses a critical need for more research to understand new media platforms' impact on reading
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Report highlights need for research to measure breadth and impact of new modes of advertising
Monday, October 28, 2013
Ownership of tablets jumped from 8% to 40% among families with young kids; infants and toddlers spend more than twice as much time with screen media as with books.
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
National survey finds teens’ widespread use of social networks is mostly positive, though many claim “addiction” to technology and express a desire to unplug