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Your smartphone can be hurting your productivity.

10 phone habits that are ruining your productivity

The smartphone has given us instantaneous connection and can help keep our lives in order. However, spending too much time on social media and constantly receiving notifications could be hurting our focus. These 10 smartphone habits could be ruining your productivity, according to experts.
Technology can have some serious effects on our health, especially our kids'.

We didn’t let our son look at screens until he was 3 years old — here’s why we’re raising him with limited technology

Technology can have some serious effects on our health, and we consume over 10 hours of media per day. Living technology-free is nearly impossible in this day and age, but my wife and I decided to raise our son with limited technology to avoid these risks. Here's how we do it.
Giving up news was harder than I thought.

I’m a news junkie who ignored everything going on in the world for a week — here’s what happened

I'm a news junkie who decided to pay no attention to current events for a week. The logistics of unplugging were more complex than I expected. I thought I might be less stressed, but I found the opposite to be true. Here's what happened when I gave up news for a week.

I’ve lived in the Bay Area for 30 years, and I’m convinced that tech companies have ruined it

The Bay Area is saturated with tech companies like Twitter and DropBox, but it wasn’t always that way. The inclusive San Francisco was once home to unconventionals and creatives, but tech companies have since taken over, diminishing the rich culture and causing Bay Area real estate prices to soar.

5 things you’re doing every day that could be hurting your eyes, even if you think you have perfect vision

Your eyes are precious, but people often take them for granted by avoiding eye exams or staring at screens for too long. We know that looking directly into the sun can hurt our eyes, but what else are we doing to harm our eye health without realizing it?

The rise and fall of Theranos, the blood-testing startup that went from a rising star in Silicon Valley to facing fraud charges over a wild 15-year sp...

Theranos, the darling blood-testing startup had racked up a $9 billion valuation, and its CEO Elizabeth Holmes was featured on the cover of business magazines and top-people lists. But then questions started being raised about how the company's technology worked.
I used to spend hours on Facebook, so I decided to delete it.

4 reasons I gave up Facebook — and why I’m not going back

Facebook is a powerful tool for people who want to share opinions, run a business, or keep up with loved ones. I used to spend hours on Facebook, to the point where it was hurting my productivity and wasting my time. Here are four reasons why I gave up Facebook, and why I’m never going back.
Your smartphone may be negatively impacting your life.

12 ways your smartphone is making your life worse

The smartphone has changed our lives for the better in some ways, but it definitely has its drawbacks, too. Smartphone use could be negatively impacting your sleep, relationships, and productivity. Here, a clinical psychologist weighs in about the many negative impact smartphones have on our lives.
Amazon Senior Vice President David Limp shows new voice-controlled Echo and Echo Plus devices announced at an event at the headquarters in Seattle, Washington, September, 27, 2017.

A baby in the UK reportedly said ‘Alexa’ as his first word, and it reveals a raging debate over how children use tech

A baby in the UK reportedly said "Alexa" before "mama" or "dada," and it's a sign of how voice assistants are changing the fabric of society and becoming more ingrained in children's lives.

Las Vegas casinos prepare to hemorrhage $10 million a day as their workers, fearing their jobs will be replaced by robots, get ready to go on strike

Hospitality and entertainment workers in Los Angeles are preparing to go on strike in wake of 50,000 union contracts that expire on Friday, June 1. The chief concern among these Las Vegas workers is that their jobs will be replaced by robots.