Tablets Becoming Must-Have Device For Kids Of All Ages, Ofcom Research Finds

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http://techcrunch.com – Research by U.K. telecoms regulator Ofcom has found that tablet usage among children is on the rise, with growing numbers of younger kids, especially, turning to tablets to watch videos, play games and access the Internet. The annual report into children’s media consumption habits also records a drop in the overall number of children between the ages of 5 and 15 who own a mobile phone, with the percentage falling from 49% last year to 43% in 2013. It’s the first such drop since the survey began, back in 2005. Ofcom says this decline is mainly down to a steep fall in the proporti (IT news)