21
Mar

Addicted to Your Smartphone? Not So Fast

“Tech companies understand what makes you tick and click better than you do,” asserts Stanford professor Nir Eyal, and he would know. In fact, he’s partly to blame. Eyal’s blockbuster book, “Hooked,” was the blueprint Silicon Valley followed to create habit-forming technology. But amid rising concerns about tech “addiction” and people’s inability to stop scrolling, Eyal says we’re...
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