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Your smartphone and tablet may be making you ADHD-like | KurzweilAI

Your smartphone and tablet may be making you ADHD-like | KurzweilAI

Smartphones and other digital technology may be causing ADHD-like symptoms, according to an open-access study published in the proceedings of ACM CHI ’16, the Human-Computer Interaction conference of the Association for Computing Machinery, ongoing in San Jose.

In a two-week experimental study, University of Virginia and University of British Columbia researchers showed that when students kept their phones on ring or vibrate and with notification alerts on, they reported more…

Source: Your smartphone and tablet may be making you ADHD-like | KurzweilAI