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The Addiction of Smartphones

Linda Lauren

Tags addiction, email, facebook, phone

I believe that we are addicted to the very equipment that we use to tap into the Internet and social media. I’m not blaming the invention of the computer, but the convenience of the invention of the smartphone. When Steve Jobs unveiled this unique concept of intense communication, he released an immediate gratification “drug” so addicting that people have a difficult time not touching it or referring to it, at every moment of the day. I recently discovered that I am not exempt. When I was being interviewed for Huff Post Live a while back, I can recall feeling completely...