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Disconnecting during the digital age

HARTFORD — While phones can enable family connections across geographic distance, most people do not use their smartphones for conversation, and 72 percen...

HARTFORD -- While phones can enable family connections across geographic distance, most people do not use their smartphones for conversation, and 72 percent of teens and 48 percent of parents surveyed felt they had to respond to messages or notifications on their cell phones immediately. This leads to families that are present physically but not truly interacting.

David Ryan Polgar, co-founder of the Digital Citizenship Summit, joined FOX 61 Good Day Connecticut to talk about the challenges we face in the digital age.