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How Do We Stop Technology Addiction?

A guide to getting back the time our devices take from us

Scott Greer
Feb 12, 2018 · 9 min read
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A Recipe for Addiction

Our addictions cause us to miss out on so many moments that we will never have the opportunity to relive.


I realize that I’m dependent on these companies to make a living, but one of the main reasons for my concern is because their advertising platforms work.

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Source: USC Annenberg Center for the Digital Future

The Facebook Problem(s)

Devices and Children

I’m also fearful that the manipulative tactics and addictive behavior are only increasing in magnitude with each generation.

Time Well Spent

Taking Control

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