The government’s new social mobility commissioner has told MPs she wants to launch a nationwide campaign telling parents not to give their toddlers a mobile phone to play with because it will make reading harder for them later on. Read more
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A gift of a camera inspired Belmaya Nepali to rise above poverty and abuse to make documentaries Read more
Plans to make an "Instagram experience" for under-13s, dubbed Instagram Kids, have been paused. Read more
Douyin, China’s version of TikTok, will limit use of the platform for children to 40 minutes a day. Read more
Three hours a week? Imagine the outrage if young British or American online gamers were told, as children in China have been, that this was the maximum time they could spend on their pastime. Read more
Online gamers under the age of 18 will only be allowed to play for an hour on Fridays, weekends and holidays, China's video game regulator has said. Read more
After being accused of spreading right-wing content, Facebook has revealed that its most-viewed posts include asking if sugar goes with spaghetti. Read more
You may not think much about the emoji you use to text every day but there are compelling human stories behind them. Read more
The primary mistake conservative mothers make when raising their daughters is allowing them too much leeway. Read more
Multiple law professors have submitted amicus briefs for the highly consequential Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization Supreme Court case, advocating states’ rights to institute abortion bans. Read more