Unplugging the Most Connected, But Neediest Generation

Posted on Tuesday, January 26 2010 @ 6:31 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Maybe you've heard the buzz: Your kids are practically cyborgs these days. According to a recent study released by the Kaiser Family Foundation, children between ages eight and 18 spend an average of 7.5 hours a day plugged in: listening to music, watching TV, using computers, and playing video games. That doesn't even include time spent making calls or sending texts on cell phones. They call these drones "Generation M2."

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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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