Two big shareholders in Apple are pressuring the company to carry out research into whether iPhones are bad for children. Jana Partners and CalSTRS wrote an open letter to Apple citing a growing body of research showing that kids who use smartphones too much may become more depressed and even suicidal.
Can iPhones harm your child? 2 shareholders want Apple to address the issue
The shareholders' letter proposes modifying the initial setup on an iPhone to let parents set appropriate limits on their child's access to the device