Amazon Kindle FreeTime Unlimited
10th December 2012 - Amazon's new subscription package makes using the Kindle Fire devices a family friendly experience.
28th November 2012 - SuperClubsPLUS is a new online community designed to help young people get the best from the digital media and build their digital competency.
Children’s tech use growing rapidly
25th October 2012 - Ofcom report reveals teenagers send twice as many texts per week compared to last year.
New 'Digital Parenting' Magazine
27th September 2012 - Vodafone has launched a new magazine filled with articles by experts, 'How to' guides and much more - all to make it easier for you to get involved in your children's digital lives.
The ’Appy Family
17th September 2012 - 75 per cent of parents with smartphones or tablets share them with their children, according to a survey by Disney UK.
The importance of outdoor play
29th August 2012 - Children spending time on digital devices instead of playing outside may put their long-term development at risk.
PEGI ratings become legally enforceable
3rd August 2012 - It's now illegal to sell video games to children and young people who are younger than the assigned PEGI rating.
Do parents keep their children media safe?
27th July 2012 - A survey by ParentPort reveals that 40 per cent of parents have allowed their children to watch a film classified above their age at home.
Nintendo announces 3DS XL
26th June 2012 - A new version of Nintendo 3DS will be launched across Europe on July 28th.
Bullying in the world of gaming
18th June 2012 - According to a report by BeatBullying, cyber bullying is migrating into the world of game play.
Habbo Hotel filled with sexual chats
14th June 2012 - Following reports of "explicitly sexual interactions" taking place in the game, one of its investors has withdrawn.
Screen time warning
30th May 2012 - Dr Aric Sigman calls for parents to "regain control" of the time children spend in front of electronic screens.
Digital media causes sleep deprivation in children
23rd March 2012 - A recent study reveals that the average bedtime for children aged 6 to 15 years is 11.20pm.
Quotes from children
13th March 2012 - The top quotes from New Media Age's special series of research on children and digital media are interesting food for thought.
The benefits of video games
8th March 2012 - Playing video games improves creativity, decision-making and perception, several research studies report.
2nd February 2012 - When children use digital media together with parents, siblings or friends, it becomes a different experience than when it's done alone.
Mobiles are taking over
16th January 2012 - Mobile Internet gadgets are becoming ever increasingly important in children and young people's lives, a new Childwise report suggests.
Have some screen free time each day
11th January 2012 - 'Can our family escape the tyranny of the screen?' Stephen Carrick-Davies asks in an article in the Guardian.
Parental controls and online protection tools
18th November 2011 - The SIP Bench II project aims to help parents choose the parental control tool that best suits their needs.
iPad apps for children
14th November 2011 - iPad's have proven to be hugely popular among children and young people. Kids and Media have compiled a list of some great apps for your iPad.
Zero to eight – a research study
3rd November 2011 - Common Sense Media has released the first publicly available study to document children's use of new media.
Teenagers would miss mobiles and Internet more than TV
1st November 2011 - A new Ofcom report leaves no doubt as to the increasing importance of electronic media.
Limit screen time for the youngest children
1st November 2011 - Children under the age of two should not spend much time in front of electronic screens.
Protect family time
18th September 2011 - Unicef research suggests that British parents focus too little on family time and too much on material goods.
Earphones to proctect children’s hearing
5th September 2011 - Etymotic Research presented their new noise cancelling earphones for children at the IFA consumer electronics trade show in Berlin.
Could violent video games help decrease violent crime?
30th June 2011 - Recent research suggests that violent video games may have an "incapacitation effect".
Ofcom: UK Children’s media literacy
26th May 2011 - A new report from Ofcom gives an overview of media literacy among children and young people.
BAFTA Game Awards
18th February 2011 - Vote for your favourite game in The GAME Award 2010, but know that only a few of the nominated games are suitable for children and young people.
Nintendo warns 3DS may harm children’s eyes
13th January 2011 - Children under 6 years of age should not play 3D games on the new Nintendo console.
Video games parents should know about
6th December 2010 - Shooting, violence and outrageous bloodbaths. Read our presentation of four major gaming titles.
Children want digital gadgets for Christmas
29th November 2010 - Children’s wish lists are filled with technology products rather than traditional toys, a new study suggests.
Physical activity no compensation
13th October 2010 - Researchers say it’s time to reconsider the belief that we can balance out screen time with other activities.
Video games improve decision making skills
15th September 2010 - People who play action video games are known for their fast reaction times. Are they better decision makers as well?
Kids and Media at Gamescom
2nd September 2010 - Cologne, Germany: Kids and Media were given an opportunity to see the latest news in the gaming world.
Gaming industry launches 3D
5th July 2010 - At E3, one of the world's largest video game conferences, 3D was the hot topic.
Violent video games make you aggressive
13th April 2010 - New metastudy shows link between video game violence and aggressive behaviour.
Treatment for technology addicts
22nd March 2010 - A treatment programme aimed at teens that spend hours a day online has been launched at a London hospital.
Warns against the sexualisation of society
1st March 2010 - Children are being increasingly exposed to sexual imagery, and parents have limited opportunities to prevent it.
How your child is affected by violence
22nd February 2010 - ”When parents convey clear norms on what is right and wrong, they create a protective barrier," says researcher.
18th February 2010 - A fun and entertaining online game that gives your child a basic understanding of the value of money.
Call of Duty
1st February 2010 - The largely popular video game Call of Duty is a game for adults, but a lot of children want to play the game.
Which handheld console to choose?
28th January 2010 - Both Nintendo and Sony create game consoles for people on the move.
How to give children good gaming habits
21st January 2010 - Kids and Media have met Microsoft’s American X-Box team and Wifi Media Holland.
Disney re-launches old memories
10th November 2009 - A sensational Mickey Mouse game is being launched next year, and Kids and Media had the honour of attending the presentation, hosted by the designer himself.
How to avoid children getting addicted to games
22nd October 2009 - We talk to Game Garden in the Netherlands...