TECHNOLOGICAL CHILDREN… It is the definition having children whose skills in the field of technology are amazing. It is no lie that many times our little ones have surprised us with some very technical words for his age, but are correctly employed, when technology comes. We must not forget that the market is packed with numerous games, devices, cell phones, etc, and the interaction with them is natural for them. According to data provided by the firm Tendencias Digitales, the segment occupied by children aged between 7 and 12 years influence when buying products and services, technological, which evidences the influence of these groups when purchasing these games and which has been growing in recent years.
These groups of children often spend long hours in front of your computer surfing the Internet or playing video games, whether that activity carried out it at home or in the Cyber, the main activity are games or the chat. Among the slightly older kids whose ages are between 10 and 12 years, it happens that they tend to use more Internet, predominate over the use by females than by males. Another interesting aspect to highlight is the deep penetration that have had video games consoles at home, which tends to be on a par with the PC, in this aspect a 36% of children has a computer in their home, and a 5% has video games consoles. This denotes the importance which have switches and video games on children and their daily activities. That is why we must not surprise us when our kids just want to have a Wii, a Playstation, Nintendo DS, or because you pass long hours in front of the computer, since according to studies it has been determined that you for 67% of children video games turn out to be one of the activities most important for them, which indicates that this new form of entertainment is here to stay, considering that there are 150 million users worldwide and approximately 2 billion waiting to play.
But as any activity if done in excess can cause damage, and is up to us as parents control the use of this type of activity, for example the Ipod most advisable would listen to them no more than one hour a day and the lowest volume possible, regarding the use of the computer, specialists recommend that this should not be used for more than two hours a day10 to 15-minute breaks, as well as the use of artificial tears to lubricate the eyes constantly. As we can see the technology has its positive and negative face at the same time, but how all activity that occurs if done in moderation and conscience to future damage may be scarce or non-existent if some of the above recommendations are taken into consideration. M.