Study: 8.5 Hours a Day Spent on Screens

Study: 8.5 Hours a Day Spent on Screens
technology
Larissa Hayden
  • 31 march 2009

In an alarming but not all too shocking article, the New York Times revealed that the average American adult is exposed to screens (TVs, cell phones, G.P.S.s) for about 8.5 hours a day. In addition, they are subject to 61 minutes of TV ads and promotions a day. Although most of this exposure is from television, computer usage has usurped radio as the second most common medium.

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