Dr Joanne Orlando Children and technology

Why kids are suing their parents for oversharing on social media.

The French government has recently warned parents to stop uploading pictures of their kids online in case their offspring decide…

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September 25, 2016

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Is that porn your child is watching online? How do you know?

    The likelihood of a young child accidentally stumbling across porn when online is very high. My latest TV…

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September 25, 2016

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Why kids are suing their parents for oversharing on social media.

The French government has recently warned parents to stop uploading pictures of their kids online in case their offspring decide…

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August 24, 2016

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Is that porn your child is watching online? How do you know?

Adult sexual content and culture has woven itself seamlessly into the fabric of the internet. Some of it is subtle,…

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August 9, 2016

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The effects of online gaming and social media on kid’s learning

While we often tend to think of online gaming and social media and hindering children’ development I was asked by…

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August 3, 2016

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I’m presenting nationally this week. Great week ahead!

My aim is to help adults feel confident and empowered in the choices they make around children’s uses of technology….

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July 19, 2016

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Violent video games and crime. Is there really a connection?

Recent comments in the media have linked the high rate of youth crime to kids playing violent video games. But…

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June 22, 2016

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Why do 5-year-olds want to be beauty Vloggers?

Our children spend more time with media than with their own parents. It’s little wonder then that our girls want…

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May 31, 2016

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Why kids are addicted to watching ‘unboxing’ videos online

The act of unboxing has become so big that the word recently received a place in the Oxford Dictionary who…

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May 9, 2016

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Why I’ve given 20 media interviews on kid’s screentime in the last week!

In the last week I have given over 20 media interviews on children’s screentime. The interest in this topic is…

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May 4, 2016

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Is two hours of screen time really too much for kids?

One of the most frustrating issues modern parents face is how to manage children’s screen time. Official guidelines say kids…

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