Addictions

Netflix lets you use Instagram Stories to share what you're watching - CNET

17 hours ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

Feed the addiction.
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UK Government Asks if Gaming is ‘Harmful' to Society

21 hours ago   |   Game Rant

The UK government calls for gamers and young people to submit evidence on whether gaming is harmful to society and how games may be designed to be addictive.
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Parliament wants your opinion on links between games and gambling

22 hours ago   |   N4G

From Eurogamer: "In the midst of all the hullabaloo over at Westminster right now, you'd think video games were at the bottom of the Parliamentary priority list. Thankfully...
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The Advantages of an Addictive Personality

23 hours ago   |   Scientific American

The fact that it persists suggests it could have conferred an evolutionary advantage on our remote ancestors
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The Hong Kong Massacre PS4 | Review - SquareXO

1 day ago   |   N4G   |   2 articles

SXO: I love games that make you feel powerful, I love games that are addictive and games that have a high skill ceiling. Hong Kong Massacre ticks all the boxes.
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The Evolutionary Advantages of an Addictive Personality

2 days ago   |   Scientific American

It's often correlated with risk-embracing behavior, which could have benefited our distant ancestors
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ActionDash App Aims To Help You "Manage Your Digital Life"

ActionDash App Aims To Help You "Manage Your Digital Life"

2 days ago   |   Android Headlines

Chris Lacy, a developer behind an extremely popular Android launcher called “Action Launcher”, amongst other apps , has just announced a new app called “ActionDash”. Mr. Lacy...
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PUBG Mobile Addiction More Concerning than Drug Addiction, Says Student Association

4 days ago   |   Game Rant

Following poor school performance, the Jammu and Kashmir Students Association in India calls for an outright ban of PUBG Mobile, saying it's worse than drug addiction.
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Here's how to use YouTube's Take a Break feature video - CNET

4 days ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

Curb your YouTube phone app addiction with this new feature.
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The Cerebellum Is Your "Little Brain"-and It Does Some Pretty Big Things

5 days ago   |   Scientific American

A newly identified circuit connecting the cerebellum to the brain's reward centers in mice could help scientists understand autism and addiction
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