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Reading On Your Screen May Impair The Way You Think
Real books > tablets.
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Babies And iPads Might Not Be Such A Great Combination After All
Child development experts continue to debate the iPad's potential to help and to harm.
What I Learned From My Digital Detox
RELATED: 19 Natural Remedies for Anxiety What I Learned From My Digital Detox originally appeared on Health.com. I actually
Don't Blink: The Future Is Happening Now
Senior VP of Product Management at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
For all this to happen, the technology of the IoE must both scale up to meet the huge range of possibilities and scale down
Constantly Checking Your Phone Could Be A Sign Of Depression
Even When You're Not Using It, Your iPhone Is Distracting You
Researchers from Southern Maine University found that the mere presence of a person's phone can be enough to divert his attention
How The Internet May Be 'Getting In The Way Of Every Important Thing In Your Life'
The Internet also poses a huge threat to our interpersonal relationships: According to the video, two out of five women say
This Video Is Proof That No Emoji Can Beat Talking Face To Face IRL
Like Us On Facebook Follow Us On Twitter The series of videos, each lasting just 30 seconds, puts simplicity first. The visual
How to Protect Your Eyes From the Negative Effects of Digital Devices and Blue Light
Dr. Matthew Alpert, O.D.
Chairman of Optometric Innovation, VSP Global
These symptoms are often so common that we don't even recognize them as real issues. While digital eye strain is temporary, if left unaddressed, it can turn into a chronic problem.
GPS FOR THE SOUL
Digitally Present... Physically Absent?
Shruti Eva Saini
AB-InBev Senior Manager, Consumer Strategy & Insights
Digital connection fosters human connection. To the point where it sometimes becomes difficult to have the latter without the former enabling it. That's a pretty profound place for us, a society of social connectors, to be in.
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Disconnect to Reconnect This Valentine's Day
Author, "Raising Humans in a Digital World" (HarperC...
With Valentine's Day quickly approaching, this scene, or one similar to it, is likely to be replayed in restaurants and homes across the country as we all seek to balance the meaningful connections in our physical lives with the multiple connections in our digital ones.
Power Off to Plug Into Sleep
Romila “Dr. Romie” Mushtaq, MD
Physician, mindfulness teacher, professional speaker, media ex...
Let's think about other mindful activities that are relaxing to our minds, without using an electronic device. Try one of these mindful activities to connect you to a state of peace before you sleep.
Try It, You'll Like It
Global CEO at Y&R
I am unplugged one full 24-hour period a week. No email, no digital search, no social networking, no snackable content, no long-form digital anything... no Digibabble... OFF. Nada. Nothing on, not even on airplane mode or offline status.
Save Your Family Vacation With a Digital Detox
It's time to take a stand for everyone's health and talk about a digital detox while on vacation. Instead of going digital-free cold turkey, it is important to set you and your family up for success. Try these tips and I guarantee that you'll return relaxed and refreshed.
Challenges in the Information Ecology
There are already many more computing devices in the world than there are people. In a few more years, their number will climb into the trillions. Moreover, we are quickly figuring out how to make those processors communicate with each other, and with us.
Confessions of an E-Book Virgin
Author, 'Comic (and Column) Confessional'
Some people continued to ride a horse-and-buggy after many other people switched to cars. Maybe I'm one of those late-adopter types. But at least for now, I'm sticking with print books.
Bugged by Food Shoppers Who Don't Bag
Author, 'Comic (and Column) Confessional'
Shoppers should want to do their own bagging. After all, some cashiers have been known to place a gallon of orange juice on top of your bottom-of-the-bag bananas.
CES 2011: Let Them Play
Portland, Oregon Photographer, Speaker, Writer, and Vlogger
I understand the legal ramifications of having devices that are still in prototype status, but really, CES participants should leave them at home if they are still too delicate or sensitive for attendees to handle.
New York Times
Cover Story on "Growing Up Digital" Misses the Mark
Co-Author, with son Alex Tapscott, of Blockchain Revolution (M...
Rather than kids losing their attention spans there is a stronger case to be made that growing up digital is equipping today's youth with the mental skills that they'll need to deal with today's overflow of information.
Studying Technology's Influence On The Brain, Scientists Discover Solitude On The River Never Hurts
GLEN CANYON NATIONAL RECREATION AREA, Utah -- Todd Braver emerges from a tent nestled against the canyon wall. He has a slight
Cell Phones and Brain Tumors: A No-Brainer
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.
In May, the long-awaited results of international, decade-long study showed no increased risk for the two most common forms of brain cancer -- glioma and meningioma -- among cellphone users.
Festivals and Theaters Are Not for All Indie Films -- And That's Fine
Screenwriter, Copywriter, Producer, Director, Consumer
I still may submit to some festivals. The exposure certainly wouldn't hurt. They're just not the main route to travel down with this project now. At least, that's what my gut's telling me.
Get Gmail. Now. Or else.
Fortune columnist and best-selling author of business books
The game has changed. Electronic communications has gained a powerful ubiquity in our lives. The trail of our existence is
The Battle for Your Digital Living Room
We've come a long way since Dad brought home that big bulky tube TV console, plugged it in, raised the rabbit ears and ordered the kids to get up off the couch and switch the channel.
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