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Internet addiction could be dubbed official affliction in DSM-V

Can't resist the siren call of the status update? Is Pinterest your only interest lately? These behaviors could soon land you an official diagnosis of "Internet addict."

By February 14, 2012

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City gets a 'No Cell Phones' walking lane, for now

As part of an upcoming TV show, a Washington, DC, sidewalk segregates those who walk and text from the more aware.

By July 18, 2014

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Japan to fight Internet addiction with 'fasting camps'

Japan estimates that more than 500,000 school-age kids are pathologically addicted to the Internet. Could gadget-free camps help them?

By August 30, 2013

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Internet addiction fueled by gene mutation, scientists say

A variation in one gene, CHRNA4, is more prevalent among those who are addicted to being online than those who are not -- and is in fact significantly more common in women, say researchers.

By August 29, 2012

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How I went 24 hours without tech (and lived to tell about it)

The National Day of Unplugging has come and gone. Did Crave's chief correspondent survive her 24-hour tech detox or buckle under the pressure? Read on to find out.

By March 26, 2012

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Can you go 24 hours without any tech?

National Day of Unplugging asks you to go on a tech detox for 24 hours. Crave's chief correspondent is taking the plunge. Will you?

By March 22, 2012

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'Nomophobia' up as more folks fear being mobileless

A survey out of the U.K. suggests that as many as two in three adults may be nervous when without cell phone contact.

By February 16, 2012

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MySpace got its groove back

HTC plays with streaming music, psychiatrists study Internet addiction, and MySpace beats on with the MySpace Music Player.

By February 15, 2012