A third of “digital natives” are ignoring Facebook because their parents are using it. Studies show that “digital converters” are catching up to “digital natives” in terms of smartphones and technology. 85% of digital natives have a smartphone and 59% have a tablet. People 55 and over or digital converters are 52%owning a smartphone and 49% owning a tablet.
The digital natives are becoming annoyed with their parents being on social media. They now feel that they have to hide from their family members. But they shouldn’t feel the need to hide unless they are doing something that they don’t want their family members finding out.