Technologies

pain

The Way You Hold Your Mouse Could Be Causing Wrist Pain

Carpal tunnel syndrome, thumb tendinitis, and more can result from a bad grip.
Matt Jancer
7.12.18
anxiety

Mindfulness Doesn’t Have to Be Whitewashed and Goal-Oriented

Can being more inclusive change the elitist vibe?
Ankita Rao
6.29.18
tech harm reduction

A 5-Second Adjustment to Break Your Phone Addiction

Methods like these are becoming increasingly crucial to our well-being.
Ankita Rao
Samantha Cole
6.22.18
tech harm reduction

This Is What Texting While You Watch TV Does to Your Brain

Here's how to get your mind right.
Markham Heid
6.21.18
tech harm reduction

Our Brains Need Phones That Only Let You Do One Thing at a Time

We can't multitask, but our devices demand that we do.
Shayla Love
6.13.18
tech harm reduction

We Talked to People Who Work in Tech About How They Manage Screen Time

The irony of a Silicon Valley leader setting a no-phone rule.
Jesse Hicks
6.8.18
Technologies

This Is Why Good People Turn Bad Online

Social media platforms make it way too easy to become a troll.
Gaia Vince
4.3.18
Technologies

This Is How Facebook Makes It So Hard to Quit

"As in all abusive relationships, users have a psychological dependence that keeps them hooked."
S. Shyam Sundar
Bingjie Lieu
Carlina DiRusso
Michael Krieger
3.28.18
Autism

This Emotionally Intelligent Device Is Helping Kids with Autism Form Bonds

"There was an instantaneous smile and alertness in his eyes that has never really been there before."
Mariana Fernandez
3.20.18
mental health

How to Argue Online Without Losing Your Shit

Anger and electronics are both stimulants.
Philip Eil
1.12.18
We Tried It

I Fixed My Terrible Sleeping Habits with Science

If a researcher says an orgasm will help, who am I to contest?
Grant Stoddard
1.12.18