Technology Addiction Research Executive Summary

Parents, educators, policymakers, and advocates are eager to understand the implications of our always-on media environment for children and adults alike. This executive summary of our research brief Technology Addiction: Concern, Controversy, and Finding Balance highlights the six key findings from the report; presents findings from a poll of over 1,200 parents and teens examining how families feel about their mobile device use and how that use is affecting child-parent relationships; and offers advice for creating balance in this "always connected" world.