Tag Archives: multi – tasking

DigitalSilentNight Christmas Special

This Christmas why not try and go 3 hours without your mobile so you can invest quality time with your family or friends. Nothing is worse than sitting down for your christmas meal and having someone more intrested in updating … Continue reading

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1 Million Children 7 -12yrs use FB everyday

1 Million Children 7 -12yrs use Facebook everyday, according to the latest Mintel Survey ….. and 5% never use it. Here are a few other Stats that came from the report: Weekly pocket money on average amounted to £6.47 for this … Continue reading

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Parents – Xbox 360 Safety and Privacy

So your Child is playing their Xbox 10hrs a day 7 days a week during half term holidays and you feel like you have no control on how to get them out of their bedroom and get them some fresh … Continue reading

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It’s Official: To Protect Baby’s Brain, Turn Off TV

A decade ago, the American Academy of Pediatrics suggested that parents limit TV consumption by children under two years of age. The recommendations were based as much on common sense as science, because studies of media consumption and infant development … Continue reading

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7 Bad Habits to Blame on Technology

  ‘There’s no question that technology has made our lives easier, faster, and more innovative. But our plugged-in, hyper-connected existence has also changed the way we interact and established all new codes of manners—and not always for the better.  The … Continue reading

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Are Our Children Addicted to Technology?

When is it too early to introduce technology to our kids? With the shift in portable technology like the iphone and ipad are our kids being introduced to screens too early? Being that we only have been using smart phones … Continue reading

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New Ofcom Report UK – Highlights

A new Ofcom report was released last week, which gives an insight in to our Digital habits as a nation.  You can read the report here, but here are some items it highlights, evidence which DigitalSilence has refered to over this … Continue reading

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