Smartphone Addiction

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Addicted to phone? Try Google's new apps which shame you

24 Jan 2020

Addicted to phone? Try Google's new apps which shame you

The problem of smartphone addiction has been growing worse, thanks to more and more people falling into the mitts of engaging games, social media, and OTT platforms.

Indians spend 75 days a year on smartphones, social media

21 Dec 2019

Indians spend 75 days a year on smartphones, social media

Smartphone addiction has long been a concern but a new survey has painted an even grimmer picture of the situation in India.

Want to control smartphone addiction? Try Google's six new apps

24 Oct 2019

Want to control smartphone addiction? Try Google's six new apps

Thanks to social media and instant messaging, people waste a lot of their time glued to their screens.

How to block distracting apps for some time, stay focused

12 Aug 2019

How to block distracting apps for some time, stay focused

No matter how much you try, there's no escaping the smartphone, not in today's world.

Is excessive smartphone usage really growing 'skull horns'?

21 Jun 2019

Is excessive smartphone usage really growing 'skull horns'?

After headaches and cancer, we humans have found a new problem to blame smartphones for - Horns. Sounds bizarre?

Now, eat and use your smartphone simultaneously using this device

21 Jan 2019

Now, eat and use your smartphone simultaneously using this device

Are your hands glued to your smartphone 24X7? Do you have trouble eating and concentrating on Instagram stories at the same time? We know a solution.

Student commits suicide after mother scolds her over phone addiction

17 Dec 2018

Student commits suicide after mother scolds her over phone addiction

Heated arguments with loved ones often make one deeply upset and sometimes such arguments lead one to take extreme steps.

Study: Indian college students check smartphones 150 times daily

23 May 2018

Study: Indian college students check smartphones 150 times daily

The findings of a recent study has generated more proof about young Indians' addiction to their smartphones.

Addicted to smartphone? Try this app to break the addiction

21 May 2018

Addicted to smartphone? Try this app to break the addiction

A new app called Siempo helps you prevent smartphone addiction by replacing your device's home screen and giving you more control over notifications.