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Use WikiTweaks to avoid distractions on Wikipedia

Want to stay focused when reading about a topic on Wikipedia, but your curiosity is piqued by the links in the text? Check out this Chrome extension to stay on track.

By October 30, 2014

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Denso camera tech detects distracted walking

At Nvidia's developer conference last week, auto supplier Denso showed image-processing tech that can tell if you are staring at your phone.

By March 31, 2014

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By ditching Motorola, Google frees Android from distractions

Google paid more than $12 billion for Motorola Mobility and sold the handset business for less than $3 billion. It sounds like a crushing loss -- unless you're Google.

By January 30, 2014

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Google Glass wearer challenges distracted driving charge

Is Cecilia Abadie guilty of distracted driving for wearing Google Glass behind the wheel? She says no.

By December 4, 2013

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'Wasting time on the Internet' is a real Ivy League college class

Finally, all those hours spent noodling around on social media can be harnessed into real college credit at a prestigious institution.

By October 30, 2014

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Use Call PopOut to make incoming calls less distracting on Android

It never fails that calls come in on your phone the minute you're using it to do something else. Now you can skip having a phone call take over your screen, and deal with it in a more efficient manner.

By November 11, 2013

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Distracted? Giant MyFocus button blocks all your messages

Hit this button when you want to focus on work. It will keep distractions at bay and show others you're busy.

By September 30, 2013

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How to hide Facebook's Trending Topics sidebar

Browser plug-in F.B. Purity lets you block this and other unwanted Facebook elements.

By October 31, 2014

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Hide text predictions in iOS 8

If you find the predictive text engine to be nothing but a distraction, then you can hide your keyboard's suggestions temporarily or disable the feature altogether.

By October 3, 2014

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Novella distracts George RR Martin from writing next book

George RR Martin is doing what he does best: taking a break from writing A Song of Ice and Fire to write something else, in spite of pressure from HBO to keep the momentum going.

By July 30, 2013