August 18, 2016

How to be a good role model for your kids (in your use of mobile technology)

Long gone are the days when a phone was just used for calling. With the growing extinction of the landline, we’re picking up our mobiles more than ever. According to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), more than 5 million adult Australians use only a mobile (and don’t have a fixed-line at home). Twenty-one percent of Australians (again, according to the ACMA) only use mobile devices for their Internet access. When it comes to kids, 86 percent of households use/allow Internet access through mobile devices, notes the Australian Bureau of Statistics. What does this mean for your child? If […]