Parents of young children in Russia are introducing their kids to digital media, according to a new report from Anketki Research called Digital Parenting Russia. The report says that by 2014, Internet penetration in Russian is expected to reach 70 percent of the population and the children’s products market is expected to grow by 30 percent. With 30 million children in Russia, this is a potential market for app developers and eBook makers to be aware of.
According to the report, almost 90 percent of children use cell phones and 80 percent use desktop computers on a regular basis. In addition, 14 percent of sixteen-to-eighteen year olds in Russia own a tablet. Read more