Well... I gave into the lil bugger
I had no choice when I 1st used a PC.Yes. When I got my first computer as a kid I spent all of my time using educational programs.
WOW, lol. Most aspies I've met are electronics geeks. Then there are those who would rather a computer burned than ran.So cute Dad Congratulations to your son and may he enjoy his journey into Geekdom
We gave our son his first computer at 3 too Peggy... but he wrecked it, and the next 3 he got lol, luckily they were old bangers and it didn't really matter.
For years he was .....
*Huge soundtrack, Movie preview voiceover, Waving Cape flying*
DESTRUCTO BOY - a boy so destructive anything electrical or electronic within a 10 metre radius instantly curls up and dies!!!
He was up till 4am last night on Hulu, I think that's ok.The only thing that scared me is things like getting glasses at an early age for the kid, socially some kids don't develop spending time on the PC. etc.. etc.. There are a few problems, but they only come up if the parent gives them a computer and lets them do what ever.
If rules are in place, I think it can be given to a kid at an early age.