Thinking Outside the Searchbox

When it comes to your kids, what are you most likely to ask Google? That, it turns out, depends on whether your child is a boy or a girl. Consider this: “Parents are two and a half times more likely to ask ‘Is my son gifted?’ than ‘Is my daughter gifted?’ … Parents Google ‘Is my daughter overweight?’ roughly twice as frequently as they Google ‘Is my son overweight?'” Seth Stephens-Davidowitz on what he learned about what we ask Google.

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