Emerging Tech

The CDC says that almost everyone shouldn’t vape, including young adults

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warned minors, pregnant women, young adults, and people who don’t use tobacco that they shouldn’t vape after a spate of recent illnesses and one death linked to e-cigarettes. According to the CDC’s announcement, as of August 27, 215 possible cases of vaping-related respiratory disease have been reported […]


Low-Income Teens Have as Many Smartphones as Everyone Else—but Far Fewer PCs

In the US, it might seem like everyone has a personal computer, even teens—but nothing beats the smartphone. What teenagers actually do own depends somewhat on their socio-economic status, according to the Teens, Social Media, and Technology 2018 study from Pew Research Center conducted in March/April 2018, and quantified above by our partners at Statista. […]