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Telenor Norway says few parents play computer games with their child

Wednesday 20 December 2017 | 11:53 CET | News
Telenor Norway say seven out of ten parents have never played a computer game with their children, either on a mobile phone, computer or television. It said an opinion poll that it commissioned from TNS Kantar found that 38 percent of parents are not interested in gaming, 18 percent have never played computer games themselves anyway, 11 percent said their offspring had no desire to play computer games with their parents, 8 percent thought it unhealthy, and 6 percent lacked time.

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