Growing Up With Gaming
According to surveys, just about ALL American children play video games — from Fruit Ninja on their smart-phones to Halo-4 on the X-box. Video-gaming is a huge industry — projected to be worth a staggering $115 billion by 2015 — out-earning movies and television.
Carey Goldberg, co-host of WBUR’s Commonhealth blog
Dr Gene Beresin, director of the Massachusetts General Hospital’s Center for Mental Health and Media. He’s also a professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School.
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