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Teens spend nearly nine hours every day consuming media: study

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Common Sense Media says teens often multitask with media on in the background. "Everything is digital," the executive director says. "We are now in the true emergence of digital natives - that has enormous implications for anyone who cares about media, technology and children."

Washington

TEENS are spending more than one-third of their day using media such as online video or music - nearly nine hours on average, according to a new study from the family technology education non-profit group, Common Sense Media. For tweens, those aged 8-12, the average is nearly