Digital Generation Impact On Teenagers

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1.0 Introduction

1.1 Background of the Issue
This report is written to examine the effects of digital generation on teenagers among developed nations as there have been an issue which has happened to get attention from parents and societies.
The digital generation are the people born in the digital age who is good in using or working with digital devices and technologies since childhood. ‘Children of digital generation study, and interact with different way. (Palfrey, J 2013).Digital technology and digital media have been taken by teenagers as a necessary tool for communicating, making connections with societies and education. This generation of children also referred to as the ‘Net Generation’ or the ‘Digital Natives.’ ‘Digital Generation were all born after 1980 when social digital technologies came online’ (Palfrey, J 2013).Teenagers can communicate with their friends all over the world or locally easily by using digital devices and internet. Teenagers also share their thoughts, ideas, and information immediately using digital devices and internet. World events and information are easily to get by surfing the Internet. Teenagers can also use Internet to find people and purchase things they want at home. The digital technologies and knowledge has become a basic requirement for teenager nowadays, the Internet is an important tool for researching and gathering resources and information for their school assignments.
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The second objective of this report is to explore the positive effect of digital generation on teenagers among developed nations and the third objective will explore the negative effect of digital generation on teenagers among developed
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