Digital Detox: I Gave Up My Smartphone for 22 Days

I had no idea how much of an Internet world I’d been living in, comparing my own Internet life with other Internet lives. Compulsively engaging with our smartphones distorts our self-image and objectivity.


Morning Roundup: June 14, 2019

Nevada employers prohibited from denying applicants who test positive for marijuana, smartphone "addiction" surveys don't reflect actual usage, radio host in recovery relates to Elton John in Rocketman.


Apple Takes Down Smartphone Addiction Apps, Puts Up Their Own

Apps meant to help users limit screen time for themselves or their kids are having permissions revoked, or removed entirely.