College students are addicted to technology: study

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Students love technology.

It’s a fact that college students are obsessed with technology.  Key surveys were performed recently to gauge students’ tech use scientifically.  And OnlineEducation.net has made an infographic based on results from the student/technology study. (Infographic)

 

 

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What Happens to Our Brains When We Take a Break From Technology?

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A trip to understand how heavy use of digital devices and other technology changes how we think and behave.

Todd Braver emerges from a tent nestled against the canyon wall. He has a slight tan, except for a slim pale band around his wrist.  For the first time in three days in the wilderness, Mr. Braver is not wearing his watch. “I forgot,” he says.  It is a small thing, the kind of change many vacationers notice in themselves as they unwind and lose track of time. But for Mr. Braver and his companions, these moments lead to a question: What is happening to our brains?

 

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