NYTimes.com: Toddlers’ Favorite Toy: The iPhone
Still, Dr. Hirsh-Pasek, struck on a recent visit to New York City by how many parents were handing over their iPhones to their little children in the subway, said she understands the impulse. “This is a magical phone,” she said. “I must admit I’m addicted to this phone.”
It is interesting to see how quickly very young toddlers can learn to use an iPad or an iPhone. It says a lot about how intuitive Apple’s touch interface is.