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WOW!   TEN ARGUMENTS FOR DELETING YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS RIGHT NOW

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-october-5-2018-1.4851706/can-this-tech-pioneer-convince-you-to-delete-your-social-media-accounts-1.4851708

SCREEN TIME CHANGES KID’S THINKING

https://www.bbc.com/news/health-45651725

HAVE SMARTPHONES DESTROYED A GENERATION?

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/has-the-smartphone-destroyed-a-generation/534198/

WHY HAS FAKE NEWS BECOME THE NEW REALITY?

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2018/03/largest-study-ever-fake-news-mit-twitter/555104/

DOCTORS PRESCRIBE MORE (CHOICE-FULL) PLAY TIME FOR KIDS

https://boston.cbslocal.com/2018/08/20/power-of-play-study-playtime-prescription-for-children-american-academy-of-pediatrics/

RETAILERS MARKETING TO 9 YEAR OLD KIDS ON THEIR CELLPHONES 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/2018/08/09/408708ec-9bf9-11e8-8d5e-c6c594024954_story.html?noredirect=on&utm_term=.c181602f791a

TECH COMPANIES USE “PERSUASIVE DESIGN”(HIDDEN MANIPULATION TECHNIQUES) TO GET US HOOKED. PSYCHOLOGISTS SAY IT’S UNETHICAL.

https://www.vox.com/2018/8/8/17664580/persuasive-technology-psychology

TOO MUCH BAD NEWS CAN MAKE YOU SICK

https://www.cnn.com/2018/06/01/health/bad-news-bad-health/index.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+rss%2Fcnn_topstories+%28RSS%3A+CNN+-+Top+Stories%29

HOW (AND WHY) TECH INSIDER WANTS TO DISRUPT SILICON VALLEY

http://time.com/5342756/chamath-palihapitiya/

THE SECRET WORLD OF KIDS ONLINE

https://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/digital-smartphones-teens-1.4722088

GAMING DISORDERS NOW MENTAL HEALTH PROBLEM

https://www.cnn.com/2018/06/18/health/video-game-disorder-who/index.html

IT’S TIME TO WAKE UP!  Simon Senek

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zC21TcRQzKs

“SEE THROUGH THE NOISE”: Jim Kwik

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8ky8PDLBRw

SURGE IN DIGITAL DEMENTIA

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/southkorea/10138403/Surge-in-digital-dementia.html

EXPERIENCING DIGITAL DEMENTIA YET?

https://www.nontoxicliving.tips/blog/are-you-experiencing-digital-dementia

TECHNOLOGY IS DRIVING US TO DISTRACTION 

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/may/27/world-distraction-demands-new-focus

THE IMPACT OF ELECTRONICS ON A CHILD’S BRAIN

https://www.nbcnews.com/better/video/the-impact-of-electronics-on-a-child-s-brain-1235967043828

THE ERA OF FAKE VIDEO BEGINS

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2018/05/realitys-end/556877/

WARNING: YOUR NEW DIGITAL WORLD IS HIGHLY ADDICTIVE

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/warning-your-new-digital-world-is-highly-addictive/ 

HOW TO LIMIT YOUR FAMILY’S EXPOSURE TO FACEBOOK TRACKING

https://www.wired.com/story/facebook-privacy-apps-ads-friends-delete-account/

Teen Girls Facing Impossible Expectations Today: Are girls really twice as depressed and unhappy as boys are?  Why?

https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/27/opinions/girls-power-expectation-depression-opinion-simmons/index.html

Teaching Kids What Real News Is: Who’s telling your kids the truth today?

https://www.cnn.com/2018/02/05/opinions/children-fake-news-opinion-camerota/index.html

The “Sharenting” Issue:  We know how proud parents are of their kids, but be careful of this!

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2016/10/babies-everywhere/502757/

How To Break Up With Your Phone: Some valuable suggestions for frustrated parents trying to break the hold of digital addiction in their children.

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/13/well/phone-cellphone-addiction-time.html

Social Media News:  Former Facebook executive – “I think we have created tools that are ripping apart the social fabric of how society works”.

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/chamath-palihapitiya-former-facebook-executive-social-media-ripping-apart-society/

Must-Read Article: Tech insiders reveal why we’re vulnerable to digital addiction – and what we need to look out for.

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/oct/05/smartphone-addiction-silicon-valley-dystopia

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