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Italy wants to treat phone addicts like drug addicts and send teens to rehab

A politician from Italy’s hard-right governing party is pushing legislation to combat teens’ “addiction” to their phones. The bill proposes courses in schools and a public awareness campaign, plus “re-education” in health centres for worst-case scenarios. Oxford psychologist Andrew Przybylski said the proposed law was a bad idea, and pointed […]
Italy wants to treat phone addicts like drug addicts and send teens to rehab
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I quit texting for a week and it was harder than I expected

I quit texting and messaging on all social media platforms for a week and it was harder than I expected. I didn’t use Facebook Messenger, Instagram Direct, WhatsApp,Google Hangouts, or TwitterMessenger. I wanted to see what it would be like to replace text conversations with phone calls. Visit Business Insider’s […]
I quit texting for a week and it was harder than I expected