As I was working on my last column about young people and screen time, I spent some time talking to my sister, Mimi Ito, who directs the Connected Learning Lab at UC Irvine. We discussed how these problems and the negative publicity around screens were causing caregivers to develop unhealthy relationships with their children while trying to regulate their exposure to screens and the content they delivered.

For the full story, please visit https://www.wired.com/story/optimize-algorithms-support-kids-online-not-exploit-them/.

 

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