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Common Ground | What apps are doing for and to our kids

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There is a fascinating new book out that helps makes sense out of how technology is impacting kids today. It’s called “The App Generation” and its co-authored by Katie Davis, a professor at the University of Washington’s School of Information.

There are some clear benefits and also some risks that we should take note of. Davis spoke in Seattle last week.

Apps have turned smart phones and tablets into very powerful tools but they may create the impression that there…

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