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addictive

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Sitcom 'Selfie' pokes fun at our social-media addictions

Commentary: When a TV sitcom points out the downfalls of overtweeting, dwindling attention spans and the habit of talking in hashtags, should we laugh or learn from it?

By October 2, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 028: Treating addiction with VR, Qi wireless charging evolves, and more

Ashley and Rich check out how a group of researchers are using VR to treat addiction, discuss better wireless charging, and check out an artist's colorful installation at a hospital parking garage.

By July 31, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 028: Treating addiction with VR, Qi wireless charging evolves, and more

On today's show, we discuss treating addiction with virtual reality, how Qi wireless charging might evolve, and an artist's large installation that changes the color of a hospital's parking garage wall.

By July 31, 2014

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In Korea, is being addicted to video games cause for a military exemption?

An early policy amendment has suggested that video game addicts may be exempt from mandatory military service but so far, no one has qualified for the exemption.

By July 17, 2014

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South Korea's Game Addiction Law could treat games like drugs and alcohol

The debate surrounding video games has escalated due to the South Korean government's impending Game Addiction Law, which would see games regulated like drugs or alcohol.

By June 23, 2014

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The costly addictions of Iron Man, Sherlock, and more

An interactive graphic from substance abuse recovery site Withdrawal.net shows the costs of being a famous fictional figure with a habit.

By June 17, 2014

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Eight tips for Instagram addicts

Ready to take your Instagram game to the next level? Here are eight tips to help you do just that.

8 Images By June 17, 2014

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Can these clothes cure your smartphone addiction?

Japanese designer Kunihiko Morinaga has come up with a radical new way to combat smartphone addiction, but you won't find it on store shelves anytime soon.

By May 12, 2014

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Tapping tiles is your new addiction (pictures)

The latest rage at both the iTunes and Google Play app stores is a simple, but incredibly addicting, game.

5 Images By May 1, 2014

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How Clash of Clans' clan wars got me addicted all over again

(commentary) CNET editor Roger Cheng says the mobile smash hit’s latest update has him hooked -- and that it provides a textbook lesson on how developers can prevent gamer burnout.

By April 26, 2014