How Smartphones Have Fueled Rampant Cyberbullying

Since the introduction of the first iPhone 10 years ago, smartphones have exploded into society. Today, 92 percent of teenagers have a cellphone. With any huge technological change comes a variety of pros and cons; with more forms of communication (including social media) comes more risk of social isolation. Cyberbullying has become a large issue in the past few years. Most people are still unaware of how dangerous it is. What Are the Facts? From 2010 to 2015, the rate of suicide and severe depression increased by over 30 percent in teens 13-18. A study recently released by Florida State … Read More