With teens and tweens growing more tech-savvy than any other previous generations, parents are facing completely new challenges. One of the main hurdles in the digital age is understanding what are kids doing online and how to ensure their online safety. To help parents with this matter, Family Orbit has put together this impressive infographic visualizing the most significant statistics on how the youngest ones are using new technologies and the most relevant risks to overcome.
Did you know that 64% of teens post photos or videos of themselves, while more than half (58%) post info about where they live? The first step to ensuring cyber security is to acknowledge how the youngest ones’ online behavior and anticipate the principal dangers.
The infographic also visualizes interesting facts on smartphone addiction such as ‘iPhone separation anxiety’ and statistics on ‘sexting’ which is sending or receiving sexually explicit or sexually suggestive images, messages or videos via a cell phone or the internet.
Find out more impressive statistics and facts about how the youngest ones are using their mobile devices in the infographic given below. Right at the end, you will also find some very handy tips for parents to ensure their kid’s online security.