Todays use of social Media.
An Average 8th grader spends about 7 and a half hours on social media a day. The most popular apps that 8th graders are on are twitter, Instagram, and snapchat. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/20/education/20wired.html?_r=1
56% 8-12 year olds have a cell phone. 76% 12-17 year olds have cell phones. 51% teens carry their phone around with them during school. http://www.growingwireless.com/get-the-facts/quick-facts
Girls use their devices more to go on social media. Boys use their devices more to go on games. http://www.slate.com/blogs/xx_factor/2012/06/27/girls_use_social_media_more_than_boys_study_shows.html