Children and the Internet: A Lethal Combination
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...children who browse the Internet (Yan, 2009, p. 103).
The interface system of the internet poses important challenges to the understanding of children, with regard to artefacts. This is because the artefacts have complete consistency between external interfaces and internal systems. The Internet creates a virtual society, which is invisible to the end user of the computer. Moreover, the user-friendly interface of the Internet attracts the young, as well as the naïve user. In the case of artefact tools, children are in a position to physically distinguish them (Yan, 2009, p.104).
Thus, the present day children are not superior from the perspective of socialization, due... Children and the Internet: A...