Your Happiness Was Hacked: Why Tech Is Winning the Battle to Control Your Brain--and How to Fight Back
Technology promises to help us achieve our dreams, connect us to everyone, and give us more free time–so why are we more miserable than ever? A new book explains why.
Le Figaro has posted an article in French about behavior design, which the newspaper calls “dark pattern”.
Social media and gaming firms face a lawsuit in the UK for breaching children’s human rights.
Entrepreneur Tanya Goodin, author of OFF. Your Digital Detox for a Better Life, and founder of Time to Log Off. shares her digital wellness rules starting from keeping social media contacts to a maximum total of 150 rather having a network of hundreds or even thousands.
The NHS (National Health Service UK) has diagnosed for the first time a 15-year-old boy with Internet Gaming Addiction .
The French minister of Education has announced that mobile phones will be forbidden in French schools.
Apple introduced on Monday a new feature for iPhones and iPads called “Digital Health” that will help users manage how much time they spend on their iPhones and iPads with tools that show how long users spend inside apps.
The standalone Messenger Kids app was launched in December 2017 with strict parental controls including contact approvals and safety filters to prevent children sharing inappropriate material. Facebook says that data collected from it will not be used for advertising purposes and the app contains no ads.
Last week, senators Brian Schatz and Michael Bennet of Hawaii and Colorado sent a letter to the National Institutes of Health that asks what science has to say about tech addiction
Progressive Groups Launch Ad Campaign to break up Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, and WhatsApp into separate, competing companies.