Self-conscious stats

As I’m drafting my next chapter (Chapter 7: Digital Obesity), I feel compelled to share some statistics about American usage of internet, devices, apps, and social media. more

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Maybe I’ll write a book

I’ve always wanted to write a book. I’ve also always wanted to run a marathon. Between these two Big Life Goals, I decided to pick the one that won’t hurt my knees. more

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Time Well Spent

In today’s digital world, money is made off of users’ attention. The longer a company can keep you in their app, the more ads you’ll see (or the more data they’ll collect about you), and the more money they’ll make. more

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Born Digital

I grew up semi-digital: my parents installed dialup when I was in elementary school; I started using AIM in middle school, and Facebook in high school; I got my first smartphone in college. I grew up comfortable around technology, but my roots are analog. more

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What’s digital obesity?

We spend a lot of time talking about physical health. Some of us talk about mental and emotional health too. A few inspiring people talk about spiritual health. But what about digital health? more

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