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Tech roundup: How do kids and teenagers use the internet in Brazil?

More than 2 million have neither access to the internet nor computers at home. For those who have, smartphones are the primary means of connection, and Facebook is the last thing they are interested in

Over half of kids and teens only use smartphones for internet
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Welcome to our Tech roundup, with the biggest stories on technology and innovation in Brazil. This week: a new survey shows exactly how kids and teenagers are using the Internet.

Over half of kids and teens only use smartphones for internet

Brazilian children and teenagers are spending more time online and on social media — and using their smartphones to do so. These are some of the main takeaways of the newest edition of a survey by the Regional Center for Studies to the Development of the Information Society (Cetic.br).

State of play. The survey indicates that 93 percent of...

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