Shareholders Urge Apple to Tackle Smartphone Addiction

Two of Apple’s institutional shareholders have published an open letter calling for the company to do more to tackle the problem of smartphone addiction. Especially with regard to how it affects younger iPhone users. And while Apple could ignore this letter, it would be risky to do so. Smartphones are addictive. They offer myriad ways to be entertained, whether via mobile gaming, social networking, or just scouring the web. And yet young children are being handed smartphones and given carte blanche to use them as and when they want. This is dangerous. Help Parents Help Their Kids Institutional shareholders JANA…

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