According to a global study from MTV, Nickelodeon, and Microsoft, culture, age, and gender have huge impacts on the use of technology by kids and teens around the world.
For instance, the average Chinese person has 37 online friends he or she has never met, while Indian youth are most likely to see cell phones as a status symbol, and 33 percent of UK and US teens say they cant live without their gaming console.
Other tech traits in the study include...
Finally, the findings partially show that kids and teens dont love technology itself they just love how it enables them to communicate all the time, express themselves, and be entertained.
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