When comparing the current generation of children to that of past decades, it’s easy to see some troubling differences. Many of these differences are the result of new technology that just wasn’t available in the recent past and therefore was not a problem until now. Three of the main differences between the current generation and children of the past are the addiction to technology, health problems and loss of independence. Addiction
When video games like Pong first came out, people regarded them as little more than parlor entertainment – something to distract people after a long day of hard work, as they were games that you could just sit down and play casually. Even with rampant technological advances, many still continue to view video games as distractions hardly befitting closer inspection, but some initiatives have begun to tear down this stereotype.